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Polar opposites in politics Trump, Merkel prepare to meet

But both sides appear determined not to let first meeting devolve into clash of competing worldviews


WHEN President Donald Trump welcomes Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany to the Oval Office on Tuesday, their meeting will take on a symbolism unlike any he has held so far: The great disrupter confronts the last defender of the liberal world order.

Mr Trump and Dr...

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