The Importance of Being Earnest

A week after the European Parliament’s decision from 9 September 2018 to start the procedure under Article 7 of TEU (against the systematic violation of the EU foundation values by the Hungarian government), a political scandal arose in Bulgaria – because of the Bulgarian position on this matter. Beyond this scandal, however, is the problem of the ongoing European integration policies crisis, which brought about the local misunderstandings. You can read prof. Dimitrov’s explanation of the events here. A short version of the analysis in available in the 28 September 2018 issue of the Economist magazine, on this link.