Hollande set for EU summit showdown with Merkel




 
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Hollande set for EU summit showdown with Merkel
 
May 23rd, 2012  
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Topic: Hollande set for EU summit showdown with Merkel


Hollande set for EU summit showdown with Merkel
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European leaders will explore ways of breathing life into their stricken economies at a summit on Wednesday, but the issue of euro-zone bonds and whether they can help alleviate two years of debt turmoil will dominate the meeting. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain, where the economy and banking system are at the frontline of the crisis, will meet newly elected French President Francois Hollande in Paris ahead of the evening summit to discuss policy positions - a marked shift away from the traditional Franco-German axis. ...




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