George Soros on the Euro Crisis 'A Tragic, Historical Mistake by the Germans'

With the EU summit set to start on Thursday, pressure is on European leaders to find a way out of the euro crisis. Investor George Soros is pessimistic that a solution will be found and says time is extremely short. In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, he warns that Germany could develop into a hated, imperial power.
Billionaire investor George Soros: "We are down to three days" to save the euro.

Billionaire investor George Soros: "We are down to three days" to save the euro.

Foto: ? Yuri Gripas / Reuters/ REUTERS
Interview conducted in London by Mathias Müller von Blumencron, Stefan Kaiser and Gregor Peter Schmitz