German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, welcomes French President Francois Hollande, left, at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. France and Germany mark 50 year

 

              German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, welcomes French President Francois Hollande, left, at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. France and Germany mark 50 year
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, welcomes French President Francois Hollande, left, at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. France and Germany mark 50 years since they signed the Elysee Treaty, the post-war friendship pact between the former enemies. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)