German Chancellor G-20 News Conference

German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke to reporters and answered questions at the close of the G-20 economic summit. She characterized… read more

German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke to reporters and answered questions at the close of the G-20 economic summit. She characterized the agreements reached by the leaders as an “almost historic compromise.” She also talked about measures to subject hedge funds to more scrutiny, reduce protectionism and increase loans available to countries in financial trouble. German Finance Minister Peer Steinbrueck also made remarks.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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German Chancellor G-20 News Conference

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Program ID:
285057-3
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Apr 3, 2009

Airing Details

  • Apr 03, 2009 | 12:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2009 | 12:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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