Euro Bonds Debate German Resistance to Pooling Debt May Be Shrinking

Never say never: The German government remains officially opposed to controversial euro bonds. Behind the scenes, however, press reports indicate that some within Chancellor Merkel's government have begun discussing the conditions under which they might accept a pooling of euro-zone debt.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is still calling euro bond proposals "extraordinarily distressing" and "inappropriate." But how firm does her resistance remain?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is still calling euro bond proposals "extraordinarily distressing" and "inappropriate." But how firm does her resistance remain?

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dsl -- with wires