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EU nears deal on coronavirus package as Germany puts its foot down

Reuters Thursday, 9 April 2020
Prospects for a European Union deal on a package to support its coronavirus-battered economies brightened on Thursday as Germany put its foot down to end opposition from the Netherlands and to reassure Italy that the EU would show it solidarity.
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