Merkel Is Target Of Calls For Drastic Measures By Germany To Save Euro Zone

BERLIN — Calls for Europe to take drastic steps to quell its economic crisis grew earsplitting this week, but the pleas had an intended audience of one: German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Seven decades after a war sparked by Germany brought Europe to ruin, the country’s neighbors see it as their only hope.

Sections:  news   world   business   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion
    Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
  • Cyprus parliament approves bailoutCyprus parliament approves bailout
    Cyprus' lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at preventing the crisis-hit country from going bankrupt. More
  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demandBaby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
BING NEWS:
  • Merkel declares G8 defunct; Europe scrambles to replace Russian gas
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has declared the G8 to be dead ... by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030 – up from a 20% target set for 2020. This ‘green growth group’ includes France, Germany, Italy and the UK. But Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary ...
    03/19/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Greeks stage more anti-austerity strikes as Angela Merkel calls for Brussels to take over national budgets
    A leading German think-tank has warned that a euro exit ... it committed to drastic spending cuts, tax hikes and reforms, aimed to cure years of profligate government spending. But while significantly reducing budget deficits, the measures accelerated ...
    10/18/2012 - 4:24 am | View Link
  • Merkel is target of calls for drastic measures by Germany to save euro zone
    Calls for Europe to take drastic steps to quell its economic crisis became earsplitting this week, but the pleas had an intended audience of one: German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Seven decades after a war sparked by Germany brought Europe to ruin, the ...
    06/2/2012 - 8:35 am | View Link
  • Toeing Indian line: Terror as state policy unacceptable, says Merkel
    Emphasising the close cooperation between India and Germany in combating global terror, Merkel said: “We are working with India to do whatever we can to see that such terror acts do not take place.” Merkel said that she discussed with Singh the ...
    12/5/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Breaking News Videos, Story Video and Show Clips
    Watch breaking news videos, news stories and video clips from your favorite CNN shows
    01/27/2015 - 6:32 am | View Website
  • Latest News Headlines
    Please note that once you make your selection, it will apply to all future visits to NASDAQ.com. If, at any time, you are interested in reverting to our ...
    01/27/2015 - 6:11 am | View Website
  • European debt crisis
    1 Causes; 2 Evolution of the crisis. 2.1 Greece; 2.2 Ireland; 2.3 Portugal; 2.4 Spain; 2.5 Cyprus; 3 Policy reactions. 3.1 EU emergency measures. 3.1.1 European ...
    01/27/2015 - 2:22 am | View Website
  • CNN.com
    • Saudi King Abdullah Dies, Crown Prince Salman Appointed King; Problems Facing New Saudi King; IMF Chief Remembers King Abdullah; King Salman's Oil Challenge ...
    01/26/2015 - 11:09 pm | View Website
  • Times Online
    The Times online log in page. Enter your username and password to login.
    01/26/2015 - 10:04 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News