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God, how sloppy, if not more. Let me take a hand:

German lenders hold more than 600 billion euros of debt issued by the governments of Greece, Ireland, Portugal and the United States.

Including Italy in the PIIGS is a invention of the neoliberal anglo business press anyway.

by IM on Sun Feb 6th, 2011 at 12:09:44 PM EST
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