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France threatens G20 walkout

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France will walk away from this week's G20 summit if its demands for stricter financial regulation are not met, the finance minister has told the BBC.

Christine Lagarde told HARDTalk that President Sarkozy would not sign any agreement if he felt "the deliverables are not there".

And you can watch this interview in full on HARDtalk on BBC World on Wednesday April 1st at 0330, 0830, 1430, 2030 and 2230 (GMT). It also airs on BBC News Channel on April 1st at 0430 and 2230 (BST)

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