The president’s proposals contradict the “multispeed Europe” that has been endorsed by France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
Europe’s passport-free Schengen Area could be at risk if members fail to control the influx of people.
No one except the president of the European Commission is interested in militarizing the EU.
The new European Commission president could be more amenable to British interests than they thought.
Jyrki Katainen and Helle Thorning-Schmidt look likely candidates for the European Council presidency.
By nominating someone else to chair the European Commission, leaders would make clear they are still in charge.