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In Defence of Europe

Commentaryby Professor Tommy Koh and Dr Yeo Lay Hwee


Read the commentary by Professor Tommy Koh (founding Executive Director, Asia-Europe Foundation, 1997-2000) and Dr Yeo Lay Hwee (Director, European Union Centre in Singapore) that was published in the Review section, Straits Times, 15 Dec 2011 (Courtesy Singapore Press Holdings).

The local papers have published some British and American commentaries on the situation in Europe, many of which have been negative. In this article, the authors try to give a more balanced view on the euro zone crisis and asnwer some frequently asked questions on European integration.

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