Barroso confirms European finance ministers agree to EFSF fund rise


The European Council meeting set for this week will cover crucial issues facing European economic policy, including how to support Greece most effectively.

José Manuel Durão Barroso, the president of the European Commission, held a press conference on Tuesday, ahead of the European Council June meeting in Brussels on Thursday and Friday, during which he revealed the main discussion points.

"This week's European Council has a very substantive agenda," said Barroso. "I think this European Council