East Europe asked to help “Wessies”.
Europe Security News. East Europe countries asked to finantially assist wealthy Western Europe.
Of all the twists in Europe’s debt crisis one of the oddest must be this: Poles, Czechs and other eastern Europeans, long the recipients of massive amounts of Western aid, are being asked to contribute to an emergency fund for indebted Western European states.
That plan, decided at a European Union summit Friday, is sparking resistance — and some outrage — from eastern Europeans who see a huge injustice in being asked to sacrifice for countries that still enjoy much greater wealth, even with mountains of state debt.
Czech and Slovak leaders have spoken out against the plan..READ MORE HERE