Angela Merkel


German Chancellor Angela Merkel, German President Joachim Gauck, his... News PhotoAngela Merkel,Attending,Berlin,Bundestag,Celebration,Chairperson,Chancellor,Daniela Schadt,Federal President of Germany,Former,Germany,Government,Gypsy,Horizontal,Inauguration Into Office,Joachim Gauck,Mayor,Murder,Murder Victim,Nazism,Norbert Lammert,Politics,President,Richard von WeizsäckerPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFP(R-L) German Chancellor Angela Merkel, German President Joachim Gauck, his partner Daniela Schadt, President of the Bundestag (lower house of parliament) Norbert Lammert, former German President Richard von Weizsaecker, Berlin mayor Klaus Wowereit and Romani Rose, chairman of the Central Council of Sinti and Roma in Germany, attend festivities to inaugurate a memorial to the estimated half million Roma and Sinti murdered by the Nazis, on October 24, 2012 in Berlin. The long-delayed monument, consisting of a round pool of water and stele on which a single fresh flower will rest each day, sits opposite the Reichstag parliament building in central Berlin. AFP PHOTO / POOL / CLEMENS BILAN (Photo credit should read CLEMENS BILAN/AFP/Getty Images)