World from Berlin 'Last Euro-Crisis Taboo Broken'

The decision to tax ordinary savings accounts at Cypriot banks as part of a €10 billion EU bailout package has been met with sharp backlash at home and abroad. The measure signifies a new level of escalation and could be too risky, German commentators say on Monday.
A protest in Nicosia, Cyprus. Public outcry has followed the bailout announcement.

A protest in Nicosia, Cyprus. Public outcry has followed the bailout announcement.

Foto: Petros Karadjias/ AP
-- Charly Wilder