Germany's Merkel set for challenges in her fourth term

The German Chancellor has welcomed the decision by the Social Democrats to join a grand coalition that will see her sworn in next week for a fourth term.

    The German Chancellor has welcomed the decision by the Social Democrats to join a grand coalition that will see her sworn in next week for a fourth term. It ends almost six months of uncertainty over whether Angela Merkel would be able to form a government.

    But her troubles are far from over.

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports from Berlin.


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