Europe Bolsters Crisis-Fighting Tools, Pledging Details

Europe Bolsters Crisis-Fighting Tools, Pledging Details

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Angela Merkel, Germany's chancellor, left, Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), center, and Jean-Claude Trichet, president of the European Central Bank, right, arrive for a session during an emergency summit of European Union leaders at European Council headquarters in Brussels on Oct. 23, 2011.