See How Merkel and Sarkozy attempted to circumvent Britain out of negotiation

Merkel and Sarkozy circumvented Britain out of negotiation

Angela Merkel and Nicola Sarkozy teamed up to set up a fiscal union so the EU could bypass Britain’s veto on the revision of the Lisbon Treaty. During the first round of face-to-face negotiations between the EU and the UK in early March, the two sides were cordial but faced “very serious divergences”, according to … Read more