Far Right Parties in Germany and France Immediately Critical of New Treaty

The Guardian reports that far right parties in Germany and France are already criticizing the Treaty of Aachen: Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s National Rally party, accused Macron of “an act that borders on treason”, while Alexander Gauland, of Germany’s Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) said Paris and Berlin were trying to create a […]

Germany and France Sign New Treaty to Bolster EU

DW reports that Germany and France have signed a new bilateral pact called the Treaty of Aachen pledging deeper cooperation between the two nations and paving the way for EU reforms. Aachen is the westernmost city in Germany. The new treaty was signed on the 56th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty, which at the time established […]