The EU’s Rule of Law Approach Explained

EU leaders are fond of talking about the bloc’s values but a much more fundamental question is whether we should have common rules about the way in which our governments are built, how power is exercised and maintained in check.

Here, EURACTIV looks at what the rule of law is, why it matters not only for the countries at the centre of the debate and what steps the EU is currently taking.

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