German Education Minister Schavan leaves after statement to media in Berlin

 
German Education Minister Schavan leaves after statement to media in Berlin
German Education Minister Annette Schavan leaves after a statement to the media in Berlin February 9, 2013. Germany's education minister resigned on Saturday after being stripped of her doctorate over plagiarism charges, an embarrassment for her close confidante Chancellor Angela Merkel who is campaigning to win a third term in office this year. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz