Portugal, Spain 'not comparable' to Greece: Germany
The German government said Wednesday that the budget troubles faced by Portugal and Spain were "not comparable" to those of crisis-hit Greece, amid fears Athens' woes could spread through the eurozone.
"It is not a comparable situation," a foreign ministry spokeswoman told a regular government news conference when asked whether Germany believed Portugal and Spain might also need a bailout.
"The situation is not a cause for concern."
© 2010 AFP