Merkel Cabinet complete; SPD takes Finance, Foreign files

This combination of pictures created on March 9, 2018 shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and politicians named to become ministers in the new cabinet (top, L-R), designated German chief of staff Helge Braun, designated German minister for Food and Agriculture Julia Kloeckner, designated German Health minister Jens Spahn, designated German Finance minister and vice-chancellor Olaf Scholz, designated German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, (center row, L-R) designated German Defence minister Ur

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 10, 2018, on page 11.




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