Germany and the Euro Currency Crisis Heightens Trans-Atlantic Tensions

The US is becoming increasingly impatient with Europe's seeming inability to solve the ongoing euro crisis. Many in the United States think they know who is to blame: Germany.
Chancellor Merkel and President Obama have not seen eye-to-eye when it comes to the euro.

Chancellor Merkel and President Obama have not seen eye-to-eye when it comes to the euro.

Foto: Christopher Furlong/ AP
With reporting by Carsten Volkery in London and Sebastian Fischer in Washington