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Global Politics

EU show of unity

European finance ministers agreed to offer more guarantees to nervous bank depositors. It was the first real show of unity since the crisis reached European shores. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.

Business, Finance & Economics

Germany in recession

Germany's economy is officially in recession. New figures show the German economy shrunk for two quarters in a row - the textbook definition of a recession. Anchor Lisa Mullins finds out more from the BBC's Steve Rosenberg in Berlin.