German Chancellor, Angela Merkel
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Merkel: Europe's toughest hour since WWII

Europe faces its biggest challenge since World War II.

That is the assessment of the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, who is at the centre of attempts to hold the Eurozone together in the wake of the Greek and Italian debt crisis.

The BBC's Europe correspondent, Matthew Price, reports from Brussels on the fear that the problem will continue to grow and spread throughout the continent.

  • 14 Nov 2011
  • From the section Europe
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