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'Be vigilant' of Europe's demons, warns EU chief Barroso


The 2012 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the European Union which has, according to the panel, "for over six decades contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe".

Jose Manuel Barroso has been President of the European Commission since 2004. But with the continent's economic future increasingly uncertain, and as austerity bites, is he confident of a peaceful future for the European Union?

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