Lower Saxony's state governor and Christian Democratic top candidate McAllister and Birkner of the liberal Free Democratic Party pose for the media in Hanover

 
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Lower Saxony's state governor and Christian Democratic top candidate David McAllister (CDU) (R) and Stefan Birkner of the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) pose for the media as they campaign in Hanover January 19, 2013. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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