EU leaders attend an European Union leaders summit meeting to discuss the European Union's long-term budget in Brussels

 
EU leaders attend an European Union leaders summit meeting to discuss the European Union
(L-R) Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, Denmark's Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy attend an European Union leaders summit meeting to discuss the European Union's long-term budget in Brussels February 7, 2013. European Union leaders begin two days of talks on a long-term budget on Thursday, with efforts to refocus spending on growth likely to be thwarted by demands for farm subsidies as pressure to reach a deal grows. REUTERS/Yves Herman