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EU leaders struggle to break summit logjam over virus recovery fund

Angela Merkel at the summit on Sunday. She had been visibly frustrated by demands for lower grants on Saturday night © Reuters

EU leaders haggled over how far to cut the size of a recovery fund worth hundreds of billions of euros over a fraught dinner on the third day of a marathon summit, after an offer of grants from richer northern capitals was immediately rebuffed by southern countries.

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