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Madame Tussauds in Berlin dumps Trump before US election

Madame Tussauds in Berlin dumps Trump before US election

30/10/2020 6:41:00 PM

Madame Tussauds in Berlin dumps Trump before US election

The statue of Mr Barack Obama remained in place, beaming and besuited.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

In what seemed a further calculated insult, the statue of his predecessor and nemesis Barack Obama, who counted Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel among his closest allies, remained in place, beaming and besuited."Today's activity is rather of a symbolic character ahead of the elections in the United States," said the museum's marketing manager Orkide Yalcindag.

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"We here at Madame Tussauds Berlin removed Donald Trump's waxwork as a preparatory measure."Trump has trailed his Democratic challenger Joe Biden in national opinion polls for months, partly because of widespread disapproval of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic sweeping Europe and the United States, though recent polls have shown him gaining ground in a handful of key states.

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