The World From Berlin 'States Must Sacrifice Sovereignty to Save Euro'

Do European leaders trust each other enough to take the steps necessary to secure the long-term existence of the euro? German commentators warn that fundamental questions must be answered at Thursday's EU summit.
A shoe shiner tries to keep warm next to graffiti depicting an houglass in Athens: "Things are going to get serious" at this week's euro summit in Brussels.

A shoe shiner tries to keep warm next to graffiti depicting an houglass in Athens: "Things are going to get serious" at this week's euro summit in Brussels.

Foto: Thanassis Stavrakis/ AP
-- David Crossland