THE CHEKING PROCESS – This is what said Michel Barnier, candidate for the primary of the right. For the former European commissioner, it is not only France that is failing, but also the continent, and even the EU itself. Is right ?
THE QUESTION. Week after week, Michel Barnier, a fine connoisseur of the inner workings of Brussels for having approached them closely in his political career, never ceases to criticize them. Minister of Foreign Affairs under Jacques Chirac – he was then carrying the draft treaty establishing a Constitution in Europe -, twice European Commissioner, European negotiator for Brexit, the one who is today a candidate for the right-wing primary evoked this Tuesday on CNEWS the duty of “lucidity».
« We must be lucid, the immigration policy does not work, neither in Europe nor in France, he explained.I am not the only one saying it. The European Court of Auditors has published a report where it accuses the Member States: you only expel 20% of the 500,000 people who should leave the territory because they are in an irregular situation in Europe“. Is this the case?
CHECKS. A continent without borders. It is the impression that emerges
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