Enlargement: Heightened support for EU membership surfaces across central, eastern Europe

Enlargement: Heightened support for EU membership surfaces across central, eastern Europe


The latest public opinion poll in central and eastern European countries, carried out by the European Commission, indicates support for accession in the European Union is intensifying, according to EU officials.
The Eurobarometer survey showed that nearly two-thirds of citizens in the 10 candidate countries are willing to become members of the EU in two years' time. According to them, "membership in the Union is a good thing." In a survey taken in 2001, support for EU membership totalled 59 per...


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