SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE: New European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker is “sympathetic” to an independent Scotland joining the EU due to his experience as a politician from a small member state, it emerged last night. The Scotsman,
British Prime Minister Teresa May initiated the launch of the 50th article of the EU Treaty on the withdrawal from the European Union. The Prime Minister softened the rhetoric a bit, departing from the original rigid theses. Politicians argue about the amount of compensation that the United Kingdom must pay - about 50 billion euro.
As EU treaty turns 25, Juncker warns against going it alone