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Germany’s Merkel says she’s OK after shaking at ceremony

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, trembles strong as she and Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, left, attend the national anthems as part of a military welcome ceremony in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Merkel appeared unwell as she met with Zelenskiy in Berlin, visibly shaking as she received the new Ukrainian president at the chancellery. The incident came Tuesday afternoon as the two stood outside Merkel’s office in the hot weather while a military band played their national anthems. Merkel’s office had no immediate comment and the two were to hold a press conference later in the afternoon. Following the anthems Merkel seemed better, walking along the red carpet with Zelenskiy into the building, pausing to greet the military band and take a salute. Merkel turns 65 next month. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) SOB101 SOB101

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted the new Ukrainian leader in the hot sun in Berlin, saying later that she clearly hadn't drunk enough water. Merkel's whole body visibly shook and she pursed her lips as she tried to contain the situation as she...  VIEW

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