Hitting back

16 June 2017 By John Foley

Germany has bristled at draft U.S. sanctions against Russia, claiming the global policeman is overplaying its clout. Europe is readying a big fine for tech giant Google for doing something similar. Bullies aren’t easily toppled, but countries are harder to rein in than companies.

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