We had one of the most important conventions of Eurosceptics in the city of Kloblenz on January 21st.
To this conference attended for example, Marine Le Pen - the leader of French National Front, Matteo Salvini - the leader of Italian Lega Nord, Geert Wilders - the leader of Party for Freedom from Netherlands, Frauke Petry - the leader of Alternative for Germany, and some other not as welln known but important members of the “Movement for a Europe of Nations and Freedom.
Today, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom will rule whether Parliament or ministers have the power to begin the Brexit process.
In November of last year, the High Court in London ruled that the Brexit procedure cannot be started without the approval of parliament. After the court statement, the government appealed to the Supreme Court.
This Saturday, January 21st, a conference of the Europe of Nations and Freedom movement will take place in Kloblenz, Germany. The event will be attended by up to a thousand participants including the main Eurosceptic politicians from nine European states: Marine Le Pen from the National Front; Marcel de Graaff from Partij voor de Vrijheid; Matteo Salvini from Lega Nord; Dr. Frauke Petry from Alternative for Germany, as well as other politicians. The conference will focus on the main problems of the European Union and solutions to them.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced the government’s plans for a full Brexit and plans for a new relationship with the European Union.
Theresa May has named specific next steps: withdrawing from the European market and canceling trade agreements, terminating the European Court's jurisdiction over the territory of the kingdom, and independent control over migration. However, the prime minister stressed the need for cooperation with the EU in the field of defense and security, particularly in combating terrorism and international crime.