GERMAN FOREIGN MINISTER FISCHER MAKES A PHONE CALL IN BERLIN.
The shadow of German Foreign minister Joschka Fischer is thrown against
a wall as Fischer walks by while making a phone call with his mobile
phone ahead to the arrival of French President Jacques Chirac and Prime
Minister Lionel Jospin for the fourth Franco-German meeting with
Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder this year in Berlin September 5, 2001.
Schroeder and Chirac met for an informal dinner on Wednesday evening
with talks on curbing global market turmoil providing a possible
unifying force for the host and his guests. A year before elections in
both Germany and France, few analysts expect much progress n major
stumbling blocks, notably reform of he European Union's institutions.
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