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GREEK DEBT CRISIS

The symbol of Europe's tough prescriptions for Greece

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Mr Schauble has helped craft the austerity terms of European creditors, following a code of fiscal prudence that is near-sacred.

Washington

WOLFGANG Schauble is a wheelchair-bound 72-year-old who has spent much of his career calling for a harmonious, integrated Europe. He is also an austerity advocate whose inflexibility in the face of Greece's economic misery has come to symbolise Europe's tough prescriptions for...

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