Iceland decides to stop negotiations, They don’t want to join the EU!

BRUSSELS – Iceland’s bid to join the EU is over, the country’s foreign minister told the European Commission on Thursday (13 June).

“This is how democracy works,” said Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson, on his first overseas trip, three weeks after being appointed to the recently elected Icelandic government.

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He pointed out that both parties in the new government had campaigned against EU accession.


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