The World from Berlin 'The Icelanders Are Right to Hold Their Ground'

Icelanders were out on the streets Sunday celebrating the results of a referendum that overwhelmingly rejected the reimbursement of Britain and the Netherlands for savings lost when Icesave collapsed. German commentators say that Iceland is right.
Protesters in Reykjavik voice their opposition to a plan to compensate Britain and the Netherlands for money used to reimburse people who lost savings when the Icesave bank and its parent company collapsed in 2008.

Protesters in Reykjavik voice their opposition to a plan to compensate Britain and the Netherlands for money used to reimburse people who lost savings when the Icesave bank and its parent company collapsed in 2008.

Foto: S Olafs/ dpa
-- Josh Ward