Posts Tagged ‘Germany’
Well, it took quite a few decades but on October 3, 2010, Germany will make its final reparation payment for losing World War I, Der Spiegel reports. War costs do tend to linger in more ways than one, don’t they?
And this surely will result in quite a sense of relief in Berlin!
Actually, I did not know they were still paying off the debt, did you?
Well, today Greece has raised the white flag and asked for financial aid from her euro partners and the IMF.
All righty then, says Germany, but Angela Merkel plans to be ‘strict’.
Then perhaps the US needs Merkel to school Goldman Sachs for hiding the true magnitude of Greece’s debt!