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В защиту Ангелы Меркель

ПАРИЖ – Изображение на обложке недавнего выпуска журнала «Шпигель» канцлера Германии Ангелы Меркель на фоне Акрополя в окружении нацистов служит важной цели: сформулировать способом, на который невозможно не обратить внимание, вопрос германофобии в Европе.

Оскорбления Германии продолжаются на протяжении достаточного длительного промежутка времени. Во время демонстраций на Кипре в марте 2013 года были плакаты с карикатурой на Меркель, представляющие ее в образе Адольфа Гитлера. Приблизительно в то же самое время в Валенсии, во время празднования ежегодного праздника Фальяс, Меркель была представлена в качестве директрисы зла, представляющей главе испанского парламента и испанским министрам «Десять заповедей Ангелы-истребительницы». Все закончилось сожжением ее образа в пламени костра Св. Иосифа.

Двумя месяцами позднее в Португалии, во время похожих процессий, были те же карикатуры Меркель в образе Гитлера, которые несли демонстранты в траурных одеждах как осуждение «политики уничтожения бедных» лидера Германии.

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