ECB chiefs wife stirs Middle east passions

ARTICLE - When Gretta Duisenberg hung a Palestinian flag from her balcony, her neighbour wrote her a polite complaint. When she agreed to head an organization called "Stop the Occupation," the criticism grew louder.

First published in the Jerusalem Post, 7 November.

But when she made a remark that some interpreted as a sneer at the Holocaust, tempers really flared and she was hit with a lawsuit.

Her opinions might have attracted little attention were she not married to Wim Duisenberg, chairman of

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