Zu Guttenberg becomes Germany's economics minister

02/10/2009 | NYTimes.com

A rising star in Germany's conservative Christian Social Union, Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg was named Germany's economics minister after the surprise resignation during the weekend of his predecessor, Michael Glos. The Christian Social Union is a political party closely aligned with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats.

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