CSE and CIS
The British Prime Minister David Cameron is struggling to move the debate on BREXIT among the members of his own cabinet ahead of the EU Council in February, a state of affairs that is making him become an opposition in his own cabinet.
The “spectre” of mass Romanian migration to western Europe has haunted British tabloids in particular in recent years, often in direct contradiction to the facts – recent reports say there has been no surge of migrants. One aspect to which some of the articles have drawn attention is how Romania might be used as a gateway to the EU for migrants from Moldova, one of Europe’s poorest countries. Others have raised concerns that Romania’s citizenship laws are not only an open door to the EU, but barely mask irredentist ambitions to retake territory lost during World War II.