The Rebuff from Detroit How the Opel Deal Went Sour

The bid by the German government to secure Opel's rescue has ended in fiasco after General Motors pulled out of a deal to sell its troubled European subsidary. Berlin lacks a strategy for how to deal with the country's most important industry.
Von SPIEGEL Staff
Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco
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Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco

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Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco
Fotostrecke

Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco

Foto: DDP
Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco
Fotostrecke

Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco

Foto: DDP
Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco
Fotostrecke

Photo Gallery: The Opel Fiasco

Foto: DDP
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan