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Morning Call: pick of the papers

The ten must-read comment pieces from this morning's papers. 

The ten must-read comment pieces from this morning's papers.

1. The Tory split on Europe can’t be reconciled (Times)

Cameron’s isolation over Juncker is just the latest manifestation of a 150-year fault line running though his party, writes Philip Collins. 

2. Interest rates are entering the twilight zone (Daily Telegraph)

Central banks are only storing up problems for the future by sticking to printing money, says Jeremy Warner. 

3. Labour should be chasing Green voters, not Ukip supporters (Guardian)

Ed Miliband would be wrong to adopt an anti-immigration message, says David Edgar. Despite Ukip's surge, it has not recruited large swaths of loyalist Labour voters.

4. Draghi’s action has silenced the doubters (Financial Times)

The interest rate is as low as it can go but other measures could be stepped up, says Gavyn Davies. 

5. D-day 1944-2014: a standard for our times (Guardian)

D-day gave us a story and a myth and a standard of judgment we do well to heed, says a Guardian editorial.

6. You can’t reduce a 300-year-old union to a mushy peas analogy (Daily Telegraph)

Unionists can win in Scotland if they stop patronising and find some poetry, says Fraser Nelson. 

7. A Taliban victory wouldn't be an unmitigated disaster for Afghanistan - unless the west failed to support it (Independent)

They were brutal and reductive, but they brought the country closer to peace than at any time before or since, writes Peter Popham. 

8. What Xi and Putin think about the west (Financial Times)

Stable relationships will require understanding and a willingness, when necessary, to be tough, writes Philip Stephens.

9. Obama’s control freaks freeze out the media (Times)

The daily White House briefing could end as the president keeps a tight grip on his image, writes Justin Webb. 

10. Secret justice may be right for Putin's Russia – but not peacetime Britain (Guardian)

Judges have become co-opted into the security apparatus, bartering liberty for an assumed safety, writes Simon Jenkins.