Volkswagen Scandal Offers Role Reversal for U.S. and Germany in Pollution Fight

Uber-green Germans are embarrassed they let the Volkswagen scandal happen under their nose, and that they needed gas-guzzling Americans to blow the whistle.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures while chatting with President Obama at a G7 summit in Germany on June 8.
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