Central Europe’s Tough Choice: Macron or Orban?

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Publication Date 23/06/2017
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Fears about political and economic marginalisation have damped the spread of the new EU-optimism to Central Europe. Many in Eastern Europe are squeamish about German-French efforts to reorder Europe. Why?

[The Visegrad countries held a brief meeting with new French President Emmanuel Macron in the frinnges of the European Council in Brussels on the 23 June 2017].

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