The sovereign debt crisis continues to disclose in Europe, with every country appearing to get sucked in. In October European leaders has arrive at another deal to try to stop the contagion. But which countries are most at risk and why?
Three nations in the euro zone - the 17 nations that use the euro - have been recipients of bailouts as attempts to solve the crisis keep stalling.
Italy became the latest to feel the domino effect of the markets when its debt rating was lowered, the latest in a series of downgrades.
Greece, Spain, the Irish Republic and even Cyprus have also had their ratings cut this year. The future of the euro is being questioned in a way it never has since 1999.