Better off alone? Europe’s regions ask the question

October 18, 2012

Europe is seeing a resurgence of separatist sentiment from Scotland to Catalonia. Reuters European Affairs Editor Paul Taylor says solidarity is splintering as economic crisis prompts some regions to ask whether they would be better off on their own.

Paul Taylor’s story on the rise of European separatism can be read here.


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