Initially refusing to meet with French presidential candidate Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel's...

|By:, SA News Editor

Initially refusing to meet with French presidential candidate Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel's camp has begun making backdoor connections with his advisers as his victory becomes more likely. Item #1 on Hollande's agenda is renegotiation of the EU fiscal pact, a move Merkel believes could prove fatal to Europe's financial architecture.