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Rich Germans want more taxes

Germany's new conservative ruling coalition is proposing steep tax cuts to help end the economic crisis. That's sending the deficit soaring. A group of very rich citizens says it wants to help bridge the growing gap. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.

Politics

Britain's military future

The British government is making big cuts to its military. Thousands are losing their jobs. Ships, fighter planes and tanks are being scrapped. It's causing concern in Washington, where Britain is seen as a key ally. Laura Lynch reports.