Merkel’s counter-strike against Cameron

It may well bring the British PM down.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Ottawa in 2012.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 11/05/2014 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 11/05/2014 9:13 am EST

“What we have today is a story...based on speculation about what [German Chancellor] Angela Merkel might have said about something [British Prime Minster] David Cameron might say in the future,” said British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne in London on Nov. 3. So no big deal, then?

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