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Merkel reaches out to leftist rivals

AFP, BERLIN

Meanwhile, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung daily said “the biggest hurdle” to a tie-up with the Greens had been removed after Merkel abruptly decided to exit nuclear power after the 2011 Fukushima Dai-ichi disaster in Japan.

Nevertheless, negotiations would be “tough,” it said.

“The reservations are great, the climate in part embittered,” the Munich-based center-left newspaper said.

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