Senior FDP Official Resigns Merkel's Coalition Partner Falls Further into Crisis

A senior member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's junior coalition partners, the Free Democrats, threw in the towel on Wednesday. His resignation comes as a result of the party's deep split on how to approach the European debt crisis.
Christian Lindner, general secretary of the Free Democrats, resigned on Wednesday.

Christian Lindner, general secretary of the Free Democrats, resigned on Wednesday.

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