EU faces big changes, with or without Britain

Danny Kemp, AfP, 23.06.2016

Quotes

Link to full article


The atmosphere in Brussels has been surreal for weeks -- business goes on as usual, officials are barred from using the word "Brexit" and life proceeds as if Britain's EU referendum does not exist. [...]

The danger for the EU is that even after if makes changes following the British referendum, it will still not be able to quell the forces of history tearing it apart.

"Even Bremain doesn't change the general mood," Janis Emmanouilidis, director of studies at Brussels-based think tank European Policy Centre, told AFP, referring to the opposite of Brexit.

"The EU is in a negative spiral."

Read full article here



Latest media contributions

Deutschlands Corona-Präsidentschaft
Quotes, Deutsche Welle, 01.07.2020

Deutschland übernimmt die EU- Ratspräsidentschaft
Interview, SWR2 (German radio), 01.07.2020

"Erwartungen an Deutschland besonders hoch"
Interview, AufRuhr, 30.06.2020

La présidence de l'Union européenne met l'Allemagne sous pression
Quotes, La Libre Belgique, 30.06.2020

UE: Merkel face aux défis de la présidence du Conseil
Quotes, Deutsche Welle (FR), 29.06.2020

EPC Special Friday Update – state of affairs & prospects for the COVID-19 crisis
Online Briefing, YouTube, 26.06.2020

Ohne Scheu vor dem Führungsanspruch
Quotes, Wiener Zeitung, 19.06.2020

EPC Friday Update – MFF/Recovery Instrument – Brexit – Schengen
Online Briefing, YouTube, 19.06.2020

EPC Friday Update – ECB PEPP programme; Brexit, Conference on the Future of Europe
Online Briefing, YouTube, 12.06.2020

EPC Friday Update – Brexit, German Council Presidency & health policy
Online Briefing, YouTube, 06.06.2020


Media