German Chancellor Angela Merkel, photographed during the swearing-in ceremony of the new German government in Berlin, Dec. 8, 2021.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, photographed during the swearing-in ceremony of the new German government in Berlin, Dec. 8, 2021.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, photographed during the swearing-in ceremony of the new German government in Berlin, Dec. 8, 2021.