Almost every third German (30% – ed.) supported the proposal of the Chairman of the Social democratic party of Germany Martin Schulz – to convert the EU into a United States of Europe. About this reports Deutsche Welle.
In France this idea is supported by 28% in the Nordic countries: Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland from 12 to 13% of the population.
The most skeptical to the proposal of the German policy are residents of the UK, which is preparing to secede from the EU. There is the level of support was only 10%.
December 8, Schultz urged his party members to achieve the creation of a “United States of Europe” by 2025, which would lead to deeper European integration.
EU States who refuse to support it, according to the proposal policy will automatically leave the EU.
The Christian democratic Union headed by Angela Merkel, criticized this idea.
The survey was conducted by YouGov between 13 to 19 December 2017.