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Ireland reluctant on EU treaty change

10.02.14 @ 08:57


The EU should apply fiscal rules agreed during the euro-crisis before following Germany’s demand for further treaty change, Ireland's Europe minister said in a visit to Berlin Friday. Pointing to Ireland's efforts to exit its bailout programme, Paschal Donohue said the EU had a “strong array” of economic integration tools.


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