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Spain's PM: Not aware Germany delaying EU bank union

MADRID, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Spanish Prime Minister MarianoRajoy said on Wednesday he was not aware of Germany wanting todelay a European banking union and called for "clear progress"on the project before the end of the year.

Rajoy was speaking at a joint news conference with FrenchPresident Francois Hollande in Paris.

(Reporting By Fiona Ortiz; Writing by Tracy Rucinski; Editingby Sonya Dowsett)

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Keywords: SPAIN BANKS/UNION