Join Date: 08.03.2005
Bailout Doubts: Merkel Opponent Sets Conditions for Cyprus Aid
Cyprus is badly in need of aid, but skepticism in Berlin appears to be growing. Chancellor Merkel's opponent in this year's election, Peer Steinbrück, has set a number of conditions that must be met before his party will support a bailout. There is a growing number of rebels in Merkel's camp as well.