German leader Merkel says Im fine after shaking at events

first_imgBy AP |Berlin | Updated: June 29, 2019 4:11:55 pm France, Germany spar over European Union leadership Advertising A political murder and far-right terrorism: Germany’s new hateful reality German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking as she met President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin, Germany, June 27, 2019, her second shaking bout within two weeks. REUTERS/Reuters TVGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel says she understands reporters’ questions surrounding her health after two incidents this month in which she was seen shaking at public events, but insisted: “I’m fine.” Merkel gets a break as her partner stays in coalition, for now Related News Watch Angela Merkel shaking for the second timeMerkel said Saturday at the end of the Group of 20 summit in Japan that included a long-distance flight and grueling negotiations with other world leaders that “I’m convinced, just as this reaction occurred it will go away again.”The 64-year-old appeared unsteady and was seen shaking at a ceremony in Berlin on Thursday. Last week, Merkel’s whole body shook as she stood outside in hot weather alongside Ukraine’s president. Merkel said afterward that she was fine after drinking three glasses of water, which she “apparently needed.” Post Comment(s)last_img