Thursday, 3 July 2008

Cyprus approves Lisbon Treaty

The Earth Time reported that the parliament in Cyprus approved the EU Treaty of Lisbon with 31 votes against 18 opposing votes by the communist AKEL party. See:,cyprus-parliament-approves-lisbon-treaty.html

This means that 20 member states have completed the essentials of the Lisbon Treaty ratification, namely approval by parliament.

Of the seven remaining countries Sweden sent the ratification bill to parliament today, 3 July 2008, as reported in the previous post.

Ralf Grahn