The euro crisis
•Given the dismal failure to agree on any all-embracing solution to arrest the terminal decline of the eurozone, may I proffer a modest proposal that I am sure Chancellor Angela Merkel can agree to.
We could all become Germans.
Dungloe, CO donegal
•The lay citizen, desperately trying to inform himself and herself, will be under-impressed by the latest round of the Berlin/Paris 'pas de deux'. So, too, will the markets but they, at least, will be able to make money on their pessimism.