Berlin Summit Merkel Tackles Youth Unemployment

Youth unemployment has emerged as one of the most dramatic results of the ongoing economic crisis in Europe. Chancellor Merkel has invited EU leaders to Berlin on Wednesday to discuss the issue. But critics say that more money must be made available to fight the problem.
Greece has the highest youth unemployment rate in the EU, at 62.5 percent as of February.

Greece has the highest youth unemployment rate in the EU, at 62.5 percent as of February.

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chw -- with wire reports