There Is Absolutely Nothing Strange About This Photo Of Angela Merkel

And there’s something wrong with you if you think otherwise.

The photo of the German leader with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was taken by photographer Marc Israel Sellem of the Jerusalem Post. It was initially uploaded to his personal Facebook page before being deleted.

But you won’t see it on the newspaper’s own website, according to reporter Lahav Harkov:

Unfortunately it’s a bit late for that.

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Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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