GYSI OF GERMAN REFORM COMMUNIST PARTY SIGNS AUTOGRAPHS DURING RALLY IN
Gregor Gysi of Germany's reform communist Party of Democratic Socialism
(PDS) signs an autograph with the television tower in the background
during the initial election campaign rally in Berlin July 15, 2001.
Gysi is the top candidate of the PDS for Berlin mayor in the upcoming
state elections on October 21.