EU Summit on Russia Sarkozy and Merkel Soften Up the Hardliners

Last week, some European Union members talked of levying sanctions on Moscow. On Monday evening in Brussels, however, German and French-style diplomacy won out.
Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel were intent on diplomacy in Brussels on Monday.

Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel were intent on diplomacy in Brussels on Monday.

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