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German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with Lithuanian... News PhotoAgreement,Angela Merkel,Belgium,Berlaymont,Brussels,Budget,Dalia Grybauskaite,Europe,European Union,Eurozone Debt Crisis,François Hollande,French Culture,Hand,Handshake,Horizontal,Leadership,Looking,Politics,SummitPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) shakes hands with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite as French President Francois Hollande looks on at the EU Headquarters on November 22, 2012 in Brussels, during a two-day European Union leaders summit called to agree a hotly-contested trillion-euro budget through 2020. European Union officials were scrambling to find an all but impossible compromise on the 2014-2020 budget that could successfully move richer nations looking for cutbacks closer to poorer ones who look to Brussels to prop up hard-hit industries and regions. AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS (Photo credit should read BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)