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Not only that, apparently even the proposed EU constitution is a step back from the Treaty on European Union:
As regards the decision-making process, the Commission will not have the power to submit proposals in CFSP matters. The Council of Ministers continues to decide by unanimous vote in most cases and the Member States will have the right of veto. Compared with the EU Treaty, the Constitution limits the CFSP instruments, restricting them to European decisions and international agreements. The use of legislative instruments such as European laws and framework laws is excluded.

"It's the statue, man, The Statue."
by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Feb 16th, 2007 at 08:20:33 AM EST
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