Merkel's Tactical Victory Smart Concessions from a Seasoned Negotiator

At first glance, it looked as though Chancellor Angela Merkel gave up several core demands during the EU summit on Thursday night. But did she? A closer look reveals a clever retreat to secure greater gains. To find the summit's true loser, one must look no further than Paris.
Short-term defeats by German Chancellor Angela Merkel might lead to long-term victories.

Short-term defeats by German Chancellor Angela Merkel might lead to long-term victories.

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