The Cost of Merkel's Surrender to Hungarian and Polish Extortion

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Written by George Soros 10 December 2020

“German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been laboring under enormous pressure to prevent a veto of the European Union's 2021-27 budget and COVID-19 recovery fund. But the compromise she reached with Hungary and Poland is the worst of all possible worlds” (George Soros, 2020).

Publisher: Project Syndicate

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Categories: Authoritarianism, Tools of Democracy