European Leaders Seek Historic Virus Bailout Deal at First Gathering in Months

BRUSSELS—European Union leaders are meeting in individual for the initially time in 5 months on Friday and Saturday, hoping the human touch will allow them to seal a €1.8 trillion ($2 trillion) spending plan intended to raise the location out of the coronavirus-sparked economic disaster.

Still weeks right after the continent set out unprecedented ambitions for EU institutions to problem hundreds of billions of euros well worth of generally-financed financial debt to bolster the bloc’s economic system, governments stay significantly apart on significant things of the proposals….