Turkey in the EU? Formally, Turkey is nowadays the leading candidate in the accession negotiations. However, the process has been suspended due to Turkey’s backsliding toward authoritarian rule. Effectively, this makes its current accession to the EU nearly impossible. In addition, Turkey’s candidacy has raised an unprecedented opposition in the EU. This is mostly due … Read moreTurkey in the EU?
In the first half of 2019, Romania holds the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union, for the first time since the EU accession in 2007. The six months of the EU Council’s leadership started formally with a ceremony at the Romanian Athenaeum in the presence of Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European … Read more10 events we recommend under the Romanian presidency in 2019