Setback for Franco-German Relations Paris and Berlin at Odds over Libya Operation

While France has eagerly taken a leading role in the operation against Moammar Gadhafi, Angela Merkel's government has been adamant that the German military will not participate. The two positions are causing a rift in Franco-German relations.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy are currently at odds over Libya.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy are currently at odds over Libya.

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