German conservatives back Merkel bid for party leadership

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U.S.—Senior German conservatives on Sunday backed Chancellor Angela Merkel's bid for re-election as chairwoman of her Christian Democrats (CDU) at a party congress in December, lending her much needed support as in-fighting weakens her authority.

German conservatives back Merkel bid for party leadership. BERLIN, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Senior German conservatives on Sunday backed Chancellor Angela Merkel's bid for re-election as chairwoman of her Christian...