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The German economy, Europe's biggest, stalled in the second quarter, hit by weak exports and falling investment, casting a cloud over recovery in the crisis-battered eurozone region.
Germany's gross domestic product shrank by 0. 2 per cent in the period from April to June, following growth of 0. 7 per cent in the preceding three months.
European stock markets have fallen at the start of trading after official data revealed that Germany's economy shrank in the second quarter.
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