Juncker attacks Angela Merkel for causing ‘permanent damage’ to the bloc

Jean-Claude Juncker attacking German Chancelor Angela Merkel

Former President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has opened up huge divisions within the European Union and condemned the approach taken by German Chancellor Angela Merkel to tackle the coronavirus crisis, warning it “will cause permanent damage”. In a revealing interview, the former President of the EU Commission criticised the EU27 for not taking … Read more

EU Chaos: Germany’s crippling doubts about bloc’s future exposed – ‘It could break apart’

EU Crisis: Germany's crippling doubts about bloc’s future exposed

The EU is facing increasing scrutiny as Brexit inspires more euroscepticism in the bloc – and an insider from Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union has said that many in Germany fear the EU could “break apart”. The startling statement was made by Felix Schonherr from the Werte Union (Values Union) – a group within Merkel’s … Read more