Breaking: Angela Merkel wins 4th term as German Chancellor

Breaking: Angela Merkel wins 4th term as German Chancellor

-Merkel's party won over 33 percent of votes

-She is expected to form a coalition with FDP and The Greens

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Germany Angela Merkel wins 4th term as Chancellor

German Chancellor Angela Merkel wins 4th term

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel has won a fourth term.

Her party, CDU/CSU, an alliance between the Christian Democratic Union of Germany and Christian Social Union of Bavaria, polled over 33 percent of votes, exit polls suggest.

Their closest rivals, the Social Democratic Party (SDP), led by Martin Schulz got 24 percent of the votes.

Chancellor Merkel is expected to form a coalition with the Free Democratic Party(FDP) which had 10.4 percent and The Greens which got 9.3 percent.

The SDP has announced that it will be going into opposition.

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