The World from Berlin 'Europe is Pouring Money Into a Bottomless Barrel'

A German minister has broken with the official government line by saying Greece should be encouraged to quit the euro. The comment, made to SPIEGEL, comes ahead of Monday's parliamentary vote on the second bailout. Some newspapers, including the tabloid Bild, agree that it's time for Greece to leave.
German Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich (CSU) favors a Greek exit from the euro zone.

German Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich (CSU) favors a Greek exit from the euro zone.

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-- David Crossland