Merkel: ‘Our free societies will prove themselves stronger than terrorism’

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks about the terrorist attacks in Brussels, at the German Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, 22 March 2016.

Merkel: ‘Our free societies will prove themselves stronger than terrorism’


In a statement issued following the Brussels attacks on March 22, German Chancellor Angela Merkel offered her condolences to the families of the victims. She also said that “free societies” would prove stronger than terrorism.

“Let me express my condolences, both on behalf of the German government and on my behalf personally,” Merkel said.

As reported by Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s international broadcaster, Merkel said she had spoken to Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel to offer Ge...


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