The Great Debate

EU enters lame duck year amid challenges

By Paul Taylor
January 7, 2009

Paul Taylor Great Debate— Paul Taylor is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own —

The European Union is entering a lame duck year just as new challenges are mounting from Israel’s assault on Gaza, Russia’s gas cut-off to Ukraine and the impending inauguration of U.S. President Barack Obama.

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