Another 'Nein' Merkel Renews Euro Bond Rejection

Germany underscored its rejection of euro bonds on Sunday, despite mounting pressure from other European Union nations to issue joint debt. Angela Merkel said closer economic cooperation was more pressing. However, the German chancellor did not rule out the possibility of euro bonds in the future.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday ahead of her interview with broadcaster ZDF.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday ahead of her interview with broadcaster ZDF.

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