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Merkel Says she and Macron 'Wrestle' on Policy Issues

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7Dnews London

Wed, 15 May 2019 16:13 GMT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday May 15th she and French President Emmanuel Macron "wrestle" on policy and have different outlooks, but tended to cooperate and find compromises in the end, AFP has reported. 

"There are differences in mentality between us and differences in our understanding of our roles," sMerkel told the Sueddeutsche Zeitung about relations between the core EU leaders, but insisted that Berlin and Paris agreed "naturally on the big issues".

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