Merkel's G8 Agenda: Climate, Trade, Africa

Ahead of the G-8 summit in Germany, the Chancellor spoke to parliament about her hopes for free trade and a peaceful and productive gathering

G-8 season is gearing up in Berlin and Merkel went before the German parliament on Thursday to give voice to her hopes for free trade and peaceful protest. The opposition, however, is none-too-impressed by the seemingly draconian security measures being used.

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