A bit confused by Spiegel report uproar. Does DE want Grexit? Of course not. Is EZ in better position to limit contagion? Of course (more)
Brewing trouble for the Franco-German couple: #Hollande says #Europe cannot continue with austerity, #Greece & #Spain have paid heavy price
BERLIN (Reuters) – In August 2012, during a visit to Canada, German Chancellor Angela Merkel swept aside doubts about her support for Mario Draghi and his promise, weeks before, to do whatever it takes to preserve the euro.
The pledge by the Italian president of the European Central Bank met a storm of criticism in Germany. Yet Merkel told reporters gathered in the Canadian parliament in Ottawa that Draghi’s remarks were “completely in line” with her own approach to the crisis.