Thuringia's federal State Prime Minister Dieter Althaus ...
Apr 20th, 2009
(Reuters) - Thuringia's federal State Prime Minister Dieter Althaus attends a news conference in the eastern German town Erfurt April 20, 2009. Chancellor Angela Merkel's top ally in eastern Germany, Dieter Althaus, said he was ready to run for August re-election on his first day back at work on Monday after a fatal ski collision with a woman. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele (GERMANY POLITICS HEADSHOT) -
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