Bütikofer: In the name of EU, Steinmeier will put pressure on his comrades

Germany’s failed coalition talks are hurting Europe’s reform agenda so Brussels and the EU capitals should lean on the country’s political leaders to find an agreement and avoid another election, Green MEP Reinhard Bütikofer, who took part in the talks, said on Thursday (23 November).

“German coalition talks collapsed on Sunday (19 November) when the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) unexpectedly walked out of the talks with Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Greens, (…)”