An elderly woman waits for a bus in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The recession across the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro extended into its sixth

 

              An elderly woman waits for a bus in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The recession across the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro extended into its sixth
An elderly woman waits for a bus in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The recession across the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro extended into its sixth quarter longer than the calamitous slump that hit the region in the financial crisis of 2008-9. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)