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‘Impossible to stomach’: Merkel slams Irish bankers who fudged bailout figures

29.06.2013 11:25

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed outrage over the intrigue of the Irish bank executives who were caught on tape joking about an EU bailout whose rescue cost Irish and European taxpayers, particularly the Germans, 30 billion euro.

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Noel Cosgrove 03.08.2013 08:56

Joke is not the word

Anonymous user 01.07.2013 07:04

Listen up slaves. WW3 will be like no other. Everyone's playing victim.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 16:13

Irish Banksters 'Fudged bailout figures'... That's extremly charitable!

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 12:57

Those banksters are right though. The EU is a joke.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 08:33

Let IRL get their cash from cousin US whose ar$se they lick or GB who are sure to let them starve

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 07:55

Time to plant some spuds Mick

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 07:51

The same revulsion should be expressed towards the American, British and European Bankers.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 07:37

They should have invited Merkel to laugh together. She missed all fun, so she is angry now.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 07:25

Let them sink. Ensure and enforce that they remain permanently unemployed.


Chris Wintle 30.06.2013 06:36

I was wondering if the same stipulations applied to Greece when they joined the euro

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 05:54

Matt Taibbi (Rolling Stone Mag) has a litany of well documented outrages in exactly this vein.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 03:17

D Benton Smith 16:53

I think u are absolutely right. It's obviously the disclosure that angers her.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 01:54

Merkel said their swindle was an affront to honest people

Gues s that Eliminates the Politicians

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 01:43

It must be bad if Merkel can't stomach it. She'll eat anything.

Anonymous user 30.06.2013 01:18


A Na2i criticizing a bankster.

Y ou can't make this stuff up!

Anonymous user 29.06.2013 23:45

Princess Margaret said that "the Irish are pigs". Maybe she was thinking of these fellas?

Anonymous user 29.06.2013 23:09

recession is always 'planned&manmade ' to fleece the time they recoup ones life is over

Anonymous user 29.06.2013 21:16

It's not just that bank. This is the mentality of banks worldwide. They are scamming us all

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