Opposition Party Warning EU Fiscal Pact May Breach German Constitution

Germany's opposition Left Party says the fiscal pact agreed by 25 of the EU's 27 members may breach the constitution because -- the party argues -- it can never be rescinded. Legal experts are divided. But Germany's top court may be called on to settle the issue, and to rule on Europe's future yet again.
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Translated from the German by Paul Cohen