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Eurozone ministers 'to discuss Spain bank bailout'

Eurozone finance ministers are to hold a conference call to discuss a bailout for Spanish banks, the BBC understands.

EU sources say Madrid could formally request financial assistance for its troubled banks this weekend.

So far Spain has denied reports that an announcement on a European rescue plan for its banks is imminent.

The BBC's Tom Burridge reports.

  • 09 Jun 2012
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