Portugal - EU deleted democratic elected govt. Press SILENT !Eurozone crosses Rubicon as Portugal's anti-euro Left banned from power
Constitutional crisis looms after anti-austerity Left is denied parliamentary prerogative to form a majority government http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/11949701/AEP-Eurozone-crosses-Rubicon-as-Portugals-anti-euro-Left-banned-from-power.html
Portugal has entered dangerous political waters. For the first time since the creation of Europeís monetary union, a member state has taken the explicit step of forbidding eurosceptic parties from taking office
on the grounds of national interest.
Anibal Cavaco Silva, Portugalís constitutional president, has refused to appoint a Left-wing coalition government even though it secured an absolute majority
in the Portuguese parliament and won a mandate to smash the austerity regime bequeathed by the EU-IMF Troika
He deemed it too risky to let the Left Bloc or the Communists come close to power, insisting that conservatives should soldier on as a minority in order to satisfy Brussels and appease foreign financial markets.