Spotlight: Germany finally has new gov't as Merkel re-elected chancellor
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
by Ren Ke
BERLIN, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Almost half a year after the Sept. 24 federal elections, German new government was finally sworn in on Wednesday with Angela Merkel kicking off her fourth term as the leader of Europe's largest economy thanks to her re-election as chancellor by the parliament.
"I swear that I will devote my strength to the good of the German people," said Merkel when taking oath with her right hand raising in front of Wolfgang Schauble, speaker of the Bundestag, the lower h ...