BRUSSELS, March 1 Eurogroup chairman Jean-Claude
Juncker said that the two-year stability test required for a
currency of a country hoping to join the euro zone should be
"I can understand that there may be a slight question mark
over the condition that one needs to be member of the monetary
system (ERM2) for two years, we will discuss this calmly,"
Juncker told a news conference after a meeting of EU leaders.
Juncker added that he did not think that this would lead to
a situation where the two-year ERM criterion would not matter
Juncker also said that a common eurozone bond would not be
helpful in the present circumstances.
(Reporting by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Jan Strupczewski)