Nuclear Moratorium a Campaign Tactic Merkel Cabinet Colleague Spills the Atomic Beans

Economics Minister Rainer Brüderle has said that the snap decision to temporarily shut down seven nuclear reactors in Germany in the wake of the disaster in Fukushima was motivated by campaign tactics ahead of state elections this weekend. The claim threatens to rob Chancellor Merkel of what little credibility she had left.
German Economics Minister Rainer Brüderle practices keeping his mouth shut.

German Economics Minister Rainer Brüderle practices keeping his mouth shut.

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