YEAREND PICTURES GERMANY 2001.
Berlin's Mayor Eberhard Diepgen of the conservative Christian
Democratic Union (CDU) addresses a news conference in Berlin June 15,
2001. A vote of no confidence against Eberhard Diepgen is expected on
June 16 after Berlin's Social Democratic Party (SPD) leaves a
decade-old grand coalition with the CDU as a result of financial
crisis. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch REUTERS