In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP
In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP

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In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP
In a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that she and former Chinese premier Wen Jiabao had discussed the German team's prospects during a private breakfast. Photo: AP
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