Gilmore warns Merkel coalition could fall without debt deal

Tánaiste Éamon Gilmore told European leaders that the government could fall if it does not get a deal on the Anglo Irish Bank promissory notes.

3rd February, 2013

Tánaiste Éamon Gilmore told European leaders, including German chancellor Angela Merkel, that the Irish government could fall if it does not get a deal on the Anglo Irish Bank promissory notes when he met them at last weekend's EU-Latin America summit in Chile.

Gilmore told Merkel, European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, European Council chief Herman van Rompuy, French prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault and Finnish prime minister Jyrki Katainen that failure to...

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