German Chancellor Angela Merkel
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges EU political union

The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, says there must be closer political union in the EU to keep the eurozone together.

She said the eurozone needed to pool sovereignty in areas other than tax and spending.

Speaking after talks with British Prime Minister David Cameron, she said: "We want to build on what we have achieved together."

  • 07 Jun 2012