Monday 21 August 2017

Brendan Keenan: Solutions to euro crisis are full of hidden dangers

Brendan Keenan

Brendan Keenan

'If the euro fails, then Europe fails," Angela Merkel declared yesterday, adding in words that have extra resonance coming from a chancellor of Germany, that there was then no certainty that the continent would enjoy another 60 years of peace.

Fine words; butter no parsnips, though.

Such fine words, followed by yet another inconclusive summit, can only add to the fears and frustrations of Europe's citizens.

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