Saving the Common Currency German Obstructionism Heightens Euro Fears

All eyes are on Brussels this Thursday as European leaders gather to discuss ways to solve the ongoing euro crisis. So far, though, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has proven unwilling to consider measures that may require additional German funds. Others in the EU are getting anxious.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is under fire in Europe these days for her opposition to plans aimed at propping up the euro.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is under fire in Europe these days for her opposition to plans aimed at propping up the euro.

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