Germany's Greens rule out further coalition talks with Merkel




 
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Germany's Greens rule out further coalition talks with Merkel
 
October 16th, 2013  
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Germany's Greens rule out further coalition talks with Merkel
By Alexandra Hudson BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Greens ruled out any further coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives early on Wednesday, leaving the chancellor to focus on discussions with the center-left Social Democrats (SPD) in her efforts to form a new government. After almost six hours of detailed policy discussions the Greens concluded they simply did not have enough in common with Merkel's conservative bloc in areas such as energy, climate targets and taxation, to make further discussions fruitful. ...




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