EURACTIV.com, based on reporting by Marie Herbet in Paris

Future EU 23-01-2013

Franco-German cooperation makes modest step forward

No major announcement marked the 50th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, perhaps unsurprisingly, but the adoption of two new texts shows the French and Germans are still making steps towards further cooperation. EURACTIV France reports.
Future EU 21-01-2013

France and Germany: An odd couple

Fifty years after the signing of the Elysée Treaty, the most active bilateral relationship in Europe does not live up to its reputation. France and Germany read the crisis differently and have opposing views on the future of Europe. EURACTIV France reports.