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EU Leaders Meet on Youth Jobs but Solutions Elusive

Soaring youth unemployment will top the agenda when France hosts a European jobs summit on Tuesday, but leaders will eschew radical proposals to tackle a problem that risks fueling social unrest and political extremism. Nearly six million people under the age of 25 are without work in the European Union, with jobless rates among the young at close to 60 percent in Spain and Greece. A July jobs summit in Berlin set out plans to devote at least 6 billion euros over the next two years to...

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