She listened to the national anthem while sitting.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was surprised by the behavior at the solemn ceremony on the occasion of her meeting with the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
The network suspected that in politics again manifested health problems. Video published on the Youtube channel of the news Agency “Sputnik Kazakhstan”.
It is noted that she personally met Tokayev, decided to sit at a time when the orchestra performed anthems of the two States.
So, the first sounded the national anthem of Kazakhstan, Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev stood up and put his hand on the heart. Merkel remained in its place.
Moreover, the Chancellor continued to sit, even when it sounded the national anthem of her country.