Monti to meet Sarkozy, Merkel for 3-way euro talks next week
Italy's Prime Minister Mario Monti said on Friday he will meet French President Nicholas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel for 3-way talks next week on the crisis hounding the eurozone.
"I am happy to announce that next week I will have two visits: one in Brussels.. and one with President Sarkozy and Chancellor Merkel," he said.
Monti said it would be "three-way talks to ensure that Italy pays a permanent contribution from now on" in resolving the eurozone crisis.
The former European Commissioner's first appointment will be with EU president Herman Van Rompuy in Brussels on Tuesday.
© 2011 AFP