Germany’s Free Democratic Party is
discussing whether to leave the federal government coalition,
WirtschaftsWoche reported, citing a member of the party’s
The party is seeking to make a stand on a policy issue
which will bring voters to its side, and may do so the next time
Germany provides financial aid to Greece, WiWo said.
Some FDP members of the Bundestag want to debate at the
party meeting on Tuesday whether the party would be better able
to win more than 5 percent of votes if it stayed in or left the
coalition, according to WiWo.
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