15 March 2006

Oooooh, that's gotta hurt

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SPIEGEL: Your fundamental criticism stands in stark contrast to the great attraction the EU has had in the last 16 years for many people, especially in Eastern Europe. Hasn’t the European Union played a decisive role in promoting democracy in Eastern Europe?

[Czech President Václav] Klaus: No, the EU didn’t advance our democracy by a single millimeter.

Democracy has never been a value of the EU.

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