Evropská krize suverenity

BERLÍN – Německá kancléřka Angela Merkelová konečně akceptovala novou formu Evropské unie. Více než kdy předtím v sobě musí EU spojovat větší stabilitu, finanční transfery a vzájemnou solidaritu, nemá-li se celý evropský projekt zhroutit pod tíhou probíhající suverénní dluhové krize.

Merkelová se této nové EU dlouho zuby nehty bránila, protože ví, jak je tato forma v Německu nepopulární – a jak je proto nebezpečná pro její volební vyhlídky. Kancléřka chtěla bránit euro, ale nezaplatit za to žádnou cenu. Tento sen je díky finančním trhům u konce.

Trhy daly Evropě ultimátum: buďto přikročíte k větší hospodářské a finanční integraci na federálním základě, anebo budete čelit kolapsu eura a tím i celé EU včetně jednotného trhu. Merkelová si na poslední chvíli vybrala rozumnou variantu.

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