Greek PM: EU needs ‘change of course’ in light of British exit vote

By David R. Sands - The Washington Times

With many speculating that his country might be the next to defect from the European Union, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Friday that the EU must make a major course correction if it wants head off a deeper crisis following Britain’s vote Thursday to leave the bloc.

“The British referendum shall be either an alarm awakening the sleepwalker heading towards the cliff or the beginning of a very dangerous and slippery course for our peoples,” the leftist prime minister said in a statement Friday