Leading member of the left-wing Die Linke party Gregor Gysi ...
Jan 26th, 2012
(Reuters) - Leading member of the left-wing Die Linke party Gregor Gysi (C) speaks during a debate about the German security services' decision to monitor members of the Die Linke parliamentary faction in the lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, in Berlin, January 26, 2012. REUTERS/Thomas Peter (GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS) -
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