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Van Rompuy: Estonia proved euro is 'still sexy'

26.02.13 @ 17:46

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EU Council chief Van Rompuy told Estonia's parliament Tuesday their 2011 adoption of the euro gave him psychological comfort: "In the darkest hours of the crisis, I often said half-jokingly that as long as new countries chose to adopt the euro ... it proved the single currency was still 'sexy'."