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Associated Press/ Washington Post – The time for the decision is at hand. People on the continent face a historic choice that is as much about themselves as it is about their money: Do they see themselves going forward primarily as Europeans or governed as French, Germans, Italians, Spaniards and so on?
The immediate cause of the urgency is the precarious state of the euro, the currency shared by 17 EU countries. It is teetering on brink of breakup precisely because that basic question has never been answered. more> http://is.gd/DaTep4
- ECB hints at action if euro zone adopts fiscal pact, John O’Donnell and Sakari Suoninen, Reuters