“European Union Not Endangered”

Politics ♦ Published: September 26, 2012; 17:56 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian Vice-Chancellor Michael Spindelegger defends the euro at the renowned US university Harvard and emphasises Austria’s performance on the international stage

“European Union Not Endangered” / Picture: © Flickr / The Austrian Foreign Ministry

“The crisis of the euro poses no risk for the future of the European Union”, Austrian Vice-Chancellor and Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger said in his address at the US Ivy League university Harvard.

Against the backdrop of frequent criticism from the USA, Spindelegger underlined the strengths and future perspectives of the euro and the European Union. An economic…