German Social Democrats Celebrate 150th Anniversary
In this photo provided by the German Government Press Office (BPA), French President Francois Hollande and German President Joachim Gauck meet before the 150th anniversary celebration of the German Social Semocrats (SPD) on May 23, 2013 in Leipzig, Germany. The SPD, Germany's main left-wing party, traces its history to the founding of the "Allgemeine Deutsche Arbeiterverein" (General German Workers' Association) in Leipzig in May of 1863.
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