She is awake, the Sleeping Beauty of the Lisbon Treaty: Permanent Structured Cooperation is happening. I welcome the operational steps taken today by Member States to lay the foundations of a European #DefenceUnion. Our security cannot be outsourced. https://t.co/LNACbCdeWH
— Jean-Claude Juncker (@JunckerEU) December 11, 2017
— People Before Profit (@pb4p) December 5, 2017
And there was us thinking the Lisbon Treaty was all about jawbs?
The Dail voted last week to approve joining the EU’s permanent structured cooperation arrangement. Opposition TDs like Richard Boyd Barrett slammed the vote being rushed.
Previously on rabble, Ois Gilmore talked us through how we sleepwalked into an EU army.