EUROPE to create Finance FBI, warning US to block surveillance
Global Finance Regulator
European Leaders discuss Global Financial Regulator. Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy call for a new economic FBI similar to the U.N. Security Council—and warn the U.S. not to stand in the way German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicholas Sarkozy have warned the US:
New World, New Capitalism
(no gaming, but control)
US warned not to block Financial regulator
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicholas Sarkozy have warned the US not to block attempts to build an international financial regulator, calling for a new economic body similar to the UN's Security Council.
"I've always in my political life been a supporter of a close alliance with the United States but let's be clear: in the 21st century, a single nation can no longer say what we must do or what we must think," said Mr Sarkozy at an international symposium in Paris on Thursday (8 January), shortly before US president-elect Barack Obama enters office.
The French leader had originally called the Paris meeting – "New World, New Capitalism"