Bundestag President Seeks Review of Euro Accord, Spiegel Reports

The euro accord reached in Brussels last week requires thorough review to ensure it’s constitutional, Bundestag President Norbert Lammert told Der Spiegel magazine in an interview.

The German parliament will “carefully review potential constitutional problems that may arise through direct intervention” by European authorities in national budgets, the magazine quoted Lammert, a member of the ruling Christian Democrats and parliament’s most senior lawmaker, as saying today.

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