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Portugal seeks bail-out from EU

Portugal's caretaker Prime Minister Jose Socrates has said that he has asked the European Union for financial assistance.

Mr Socrates said the country was "at too much risk that it shouldn't be exposed to".

Robert Peston reports.

  • 06 Apr 2011
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