Summit sees promise of Lisbon ratification

A summit hosted by the chair of the Czech senate Přemysl Sobotka for European politicians and held on Saturday led those attending to vow to continue and accelerate ratification of the Lisbon Treaty. The meeting was organized by Mr Sobotka ahead of the Czech Republic’s assumption of the EU presidency in January 2009. In attendance were representatives from 11 central and eastern-European nations.

Author: Dominik Jůn