Monti Praised by Merkel Plots Future

Monti Praised by Merkel Plots Future

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Mario Monti, seen here as Italy's prime minister shakes hands with Angela Merkel, Germany's chancellor in Rome, Italy, on July 4, 2012. While Monti’s rule has been praised by Merkel and other European leaders, his policies find less favor at home.