We are in the last week of European Parliament’s year and many thoughts tumbling around our heads. Was the year 2013 a successful one for EU countries and institutions? Will be better the next year, in 2014?

If we consider that the famous bureaucracy of the Commission and the institutions was further reinforced, the first thought is negative. 

It would be perfect if the so called ‘negotiation principle’ was real and not the result of one or other lobby’s pressure, as it was in many ca...

This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now