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Two men silhouette in front of a bright sunny glas door in a corridor of a German parliament building in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, March 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

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Two silhouetted men walk infront of a bright sunny glass door in a corridor of a German parliament building in Berlin

Judges of the first senate of the Federa...Judges of the first senate of the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe, southwestern Germany, arrive to open a hearing on the German nuclear phase-out on March 15, 2016 (L-R) Gabriele Britz, Andreas Paulus, Wilhelm Schluckebier, Michael Eichberger, Ferdinand Kirchhof (chairman), Reinhard Gaier, Johannes Masing and Susanne Baer. Three energy giants  went to Germany's top court to challenge the decision by Chancellor Angela Merkel's government to phase out nuclear power after the Fukushima disaster five years ago.

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Judges of the first senate of the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe, southwestern Germany, arrive to open a hearing on the German nuclear phase out 

CeBIT 2016 Digital Technology Trade Fair...HANOVER, GERMANY - MARCH 14:  Visitors walk past a metallic mannequin at the 2016 CeBIT digital technology trade fair on the fair's opening day on March 14, 2016 in Hanover, Germany. The 2016 CeBIT will run from March 14-18.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

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Visitors walk past a metallic mannequin at the 2016 CeBIT digital technology trade fair on the fair’s opening day on Monday in Hanover, Germany 

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Volkswagen AG and CEO Matthias Müller covers his face with his hand as he attends an employee meeting at the plant of the German car manufacturer in Wolfsburg

An employee wearing protective gear works in front of a furnace on the premises of Salzgitter AG in Salzgitter, Germany

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An employee wearing protective gear working in front of a furnace on the premises of Salzgitter AG in Salzgitter, Germany

A Peshmerga fighter from Iraq takes part in a training session of the German army Bundeswehr in Munster near Hannover, Germany

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A Peshmerga fighter from Iraq takes part in a training session of the German army (Bundeswehr) in Munster near Hannover, Germany

Penguins at Frankfurt zoo...epaselect epa05176092 A picture made available on 23 February 2016 shows two penguins swimming in a pool at the zoo in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 22 February 2016. The zoo is planning to build a new enclosure for penguins.  EPA/FRANK RUMPENHORST

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Two penguins swim in a pool at the zoo in Frankfurt, Germany, The zoo is planning to build a new enclosure for penguins 

Alpine choughs start from the summit of ...Alpine choughs start from the summit of the 2,224 meters high Nebelhorn mountain near Oberstdorf, southern Germany, towards a snow-covered Alpine panorama, on February 9, 2016. / AFP / dpa / Karl-Josef Hildenbrand / Germany OUTKARL-JOSEF HILDENBRAND/AFP/Getty Images

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Alpine choughs at the summit of the 2,224 metre high Nebelhorn mountain near Oberstdorf, southern Germany

Share traders dressed in carnival costumes work a their desks in front of the DAX index at the stock exchange on Shrove Tuesday in Frankfurt...Share traders dressed in carnival costumes work a their desks in front of the DAX index at the stock exchange on Shrove Tuesday in Frankfurt, Germany February 9, 2016. Frankfurt's bourse traders follow a long tradition by wearing carnival costumes on Shrove Tuesday.  REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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Share traders dressed in carnival costumes work a their desks in front of the DAX index at the stock exchange on Shrove Tuesday in Frankfurt, Germany. Frankfurt’s bourse traders follow a long tradition by wearing carnival costumes on Shrove Tuesday 

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R)and P...German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R)and Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa (L) inspect a guard of honour prior to talks at the Chancellery in Berlin on February

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa inspect a guard of honour prior to talks at the Chancellery in Berlin 

Revellers take part in the traditional "Weiberfastnacht" (Women's Carnival) celebration in Mainz, Germany

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Revellers take part in the traditional “Weiberfastnacht” (Women’s Carnival) celebration in Mainz, Germany

Daimler AGÂ CEO Dieter Zetsche reacts as he attends the annual press conference of German automotive corporation Daimler in Stuttgart, Germany

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Daimler AGÂ CEO Dieter Zetsche reacts as he attends the annual press conference of German automotive corporation Daimler in Stuttgart, Germany

A sunbeam illuminates the eye of a zebra in the zoo of  Frankfurt, central  Germany, Tuesday Jan. 26,  2016. Weather forecasts predict rising temperatures for Germany.   (Boris Roessler/dpa via AP)

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A sunbeam illuminates the eye of a zebra in the zoo of Frankfurt, Germany

A skier makes her way down the Grosser Arber mountain in Bayerisch Eisenstein east of Regensburg, southern Germany, on January 21, 2016

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A skier makes her way down the Grosser Arber mountain in Bayerisch Eisenstein east of Regensburg, southern Germany, on Thursday

A model wears a creation of designer Anja Gockel during the Fashion Week in Berlin, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. The Fall/Winter 2016/2017 collections are presented during the Berlin Fashion Week from Jan. 18 to 22.

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A model wears a creation of designer Anja Gockel during the Fashion Week in Berlin, Wednesday. The Fall/Winter 2016/2017 collections are presented during the Berlin Fashion Week, which started on Monday

A model wears a creation of Lena Hoschek during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016.

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A model wears a creation by Lena Hoschek during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany

Cloud factory...epa05109046 An aerial view from a small plane on the steam emission of the brown coal power plant of Vattenfall AG in Janschwalde, Germany

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An aerial view from a small plane on the steam emission of the brown coal power plant of Vattenfall AG in Janschwalde, Germany 

A man with an umbrella walks alongside the river Spree on a rainy winter day in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.

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A man with an umbrella walks alongside the river Spree on a rainy winter day in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday

German Chancellor Angela Merkel sings ca...German Chancellor Angela Merkel sings carols with children dressed as the Three Kings at the Chancellery in Berlin during the Wise Men singing event on January 5, 2016. / AFP / TOBIAS SCHWARZTOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel sings carols with children dressed as the Three Kings at the Chancellery in Berlin during the Wise Men singing event 

Members of German federal police Bundespolizei demonstrate their skills during a presentation of the new unit for arrests and securing evidence (BFE) in Ahrensfelde near Berlin, Germany on Wednesday

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Members of German federal police Bundespolizei demonstrate their skills during a presentation of the new unit for arrests and securing evidence (BFE) in Ahrensfelde near Berlin, Germany on Wednesday