Denmark to hold referendum on scrapping EU defence opt-out

“Historic times call for historic decisions,” Frederiksen told a news conference, adding that the government “very clearly calls on Danes to lift the opt-out on defence”.  Denmark’s opt-out, one of four EU special arrangements negotiated by the Scandinavian country, has seen it abstain from participation in EU military operations and from providing support or supplies … Continue reading Denmark to hold referendum on scrapping EU defence opt-out