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Germany's Angela Merkel Wins 4th Term As Far-Right Party Gains Power

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German Chancellor and Christian Democrat Angela Merkel appears to have lost some support because of her refugee policy that allowed more than a million asylum seekers into the country since 2015. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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Deportation As An Election Issue In Germany

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A poster in Essen showing women in traditional German dress promotes the far-right party Alternative for Germany. The poster says, "Colorful variety? We have already." Martin Meissner/AP hide caption

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Merkel Expected To Win Fourth Term In Germany Despite Far-Right Disruption

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Visiting Angela Merkel's Home District

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German Anti-Immigrant Party Helped By U.S. GOP Strategist

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Smaller Political Parties In Germany Could Become Powerbrokers

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Police In Spain Kill Suspected Van Driver In Barcelona Attack

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Spain's Moroccan Community Fears Backlash After Barcelona Attack

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Terrorist Cell Responsible For Vehicle Attacks In Spain Originally Planned A Series Of Bombings

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(Left) Vika, 10, in the underground room where she and her family sleep to stay safe from regular shelling in Spartak, Ukraine. (Right) Vika keeps her stuffed animals in this underground cubby, which also serves as a space to play. (Bottom) Vika and her grandmother, Valentina Pleshkova, 54. Brendan Hoffman/Prime for NPR hide caption

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