German Chancellor Angela Merkel injured in skiing accident
Published 06/01/2014 | 11:05
GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel has injured her pelvis during a cross country skiing trip during her Christmas holidays in Switzerland.
She will be bed-bound for three weeks, her spokesman said today.
Ms Merkel has also had to cancel a planned visit to Warsaw, Poland this week and a meeting with Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel.