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Pros and cons of the Lisbon Treaty


Pros and cons of the Lisbon Treaty


The leader of the Liberals and Democrats in Europe, Graham Watson, and Paul Marie Couteaux are both MEPs. One is British, and pro-european. The other French, and a euro-sceptic. And on the agenda, the Treaty of Lisbon.

Many opponents who rejected the old document in 2005 still believe it is just a re-hash, disguised as a simplified treaty. As it begins the process of ratification, country by country, Agora looks at the future of the Treaty of Lisbon in particular, and of Europe in general.

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