A Bumpy Road in Brussels EU Leaders Battle Image of Troubled Summit

In Brussels this weekend, one of the few light moments came when Angela Merkel gave Nicolas Sarkozy a teddy bear for his newborn daughter. So far, concrete results have been scant at the summit despite efforts by European Union leaders to paint a rosier picture. Considerable hurdles must be cleared in order to reach a deal by Wednesday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, speaks with European leaders in Brussels on Sunday: "Today we are preparing the decisions for Wednesday."

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, speaks with European leaders in Brussels on Sunday: "Today we are preparing the decisions for Wednesday."

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Photo Gallery: A Teddy Bear for Guilia
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Photo Gallery: A Teddy Bear for Guilia