EUR/USD - 1.2836.. The single ccy has finally gained a temporary respite after falling on 4 consecutive days this week but any rebound is expected to be short-lived as the descent fm last Fri's 3-month high at 1.3334 was not spec selling but massive long liquidation on risk aversion into safe-haven currencies like usd, yen n chf. Latest renewed rift among EU members is adding fuel to fire, Reuters news reported news article fm German Financial Times Deutschland saying that Germany regrets Slovakia's decision not to participate in an aid package for Greece and Chancellor Merkel will discuss the move with Slovak PM Radicova when he visits Berlin on Aug 25. Expect volatility to return when a slew of key economic data fm Germany, EU n U.S. are out gradually during the day. For now, bids (profit-taking) are seen fm 1.2825-00 area n offers are reported fm 1.2870-80 n more abv.