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German MPs Approve Greek Bailout

August 19th, 2015

Episode 463 of 1091 episodes

German MPs vote through a third bailout for Greece. The margin of victory was much greater than Chancellor Angela Merkel had feared. We speak to Klaus-Peter Willsch, a member of Chancellor Merkel's CDU ruling party, about why he voted against the deal today. Meanwhile, new analysis suggests nearly a trillion dollars has left emerging markets over the past year. We discuss what that means for developing economies.

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