Berlin — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative allies on Wednesday took aim at her backing for a new eurozone budget, German media reported, opening up another front in their attack against her. Merkel’s Bavarian allies the Christian Social Union (CSU) gave her an ultimatum on Monday to curb migrant arrivals or risk pitching Germany into a political crisis that could rattle Europe. The Bavaria-based party has now also taken issue with an agreement between France and Germany to set up a common budget for the eurozone, which will fund investments in poorer member states. "We were always very sceptical about a eurozone budget. Simply because it’s a form of additional budget," Bavaria’s state premier leader Markus Soeder told Sueddeutsche Zeitung. "Is it separate from German lawmakers? Does it mean that the fundamental stability of the euro will be challenged? All that must be clarified," he said. Both Sueddeutsche and Bild dailies said the CSU will call a coalition panel to look into...

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