An emergency landing delays
German chancellor Angela Merkel's arrival at the summit due to a complete shutdown of the onboard-ground communication system aboard the official Airbus A340-313 "Konrad Adenauer".
Germany's chancellor misses the start of the meeting in Argentina after her flight had to turn back.
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