The fact that the French government is willing to accept violence shows that Paris has an agenda to fulfill for the EU, Nikola Mirkovic, independent political analyst, told RT. Activist George Bardas also provided his thoughts.
International trade deals like TTIP and CETA are being negotiated behind closed doors, yet they are dealing with some of the most fundamental basic rights of all of us, Sakina Sheikh, anti-TTIP activist, told RT.
EU nations don’t want Turkey as a full member state, but rather they want a special relationship with the country, and keep it as a buffer zone between the Middle East, Adel Darwish, political commentator, historian and author told RT.
Does Germany still owe Greece billions of euros in compensation for Nazi crimes in World War Two, or should bygones be bygones since Berlin has anyway given Athens billions as part of benefits and bailout measures?
Speculation Turkey has given up hope of joining the EU, means it is looking for assistance and friendship elsewhere in the region, with Russia being a key factor in the game, said Peter Schulze from the University of Goettingen.