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EU chief Barroso unveils controversial eurobonds plan

European Commission (EC) president Jose Manuel Barroso has unveiled plans for eurobonds, in the face of German opposition.

But Germany is pushing for EU treaty changes that would bring about stability, so may have been more impressed with proposals for new laws that could see countries send their budget to Brussels.

Robert Peston reports.

  • 23 Nov 2011
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