Thursday, December 01, 2005

New German Chancellor Merkel:
"We Can Not Fail In Our Fight Against Terrorism"

It looks like Germany elected the right woman for the job. Angela Merkel grew up in East Germany. Yes, that's right, behind the Iron Curtain:

"We will not be blackmailed," said Merkel in her first speech to the German parliament since taking office last week. "We cannot fail in our fight against terrorism."

In a video delivered by the kidnappers to a public TV station in Baghdad, the kidnappers demanded the German government to stop cooperating with the Iraqi government and threatened to kill the hostages otherwise."

Read the rest at No Pasaran: