Merkel Triumphs In German Vote But Allies Crushed

wochit politics
September 22, 2013 AT 9:21 AM
Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives triumphed in Germany's election , and could even win the first single party majority in more than 50 years. Her center-right coalition partners risked ejection from parliament for the first time in their post-World War II history. "This is a super result," said Merkel, who can now expect to serve a third term.