Photo Gallery: Gold Rush
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Photo Gallery: Gold Rush

Precious Metal Abroad Why Germany Wants to See its US Gold

For decades, almost half of Germany's gold has been stored deep below the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Now, with the euro crisis swirling, German politicians are asking their central bankers to take stock of the reserves. Some even say that the gold should be shipped home.
Translated from the German by Paul Cohen