Jose Manuel Barroso: If Europe wants to be respected, it has to take defense into own hands RT — SophieCo

In election after election, EU politicians have been promising reforms, and the pressure on them is mounting in light of Brexit and growing popular support for Euroskeptics. While Brussels wants tighter integration, many countries in Europe are pulling the other way. So what direction will the EU take? Can there be a ‘two-speed’ Europe? And how has the bloc changed in the past couple of years? We ask former President of the European Commission Jose-Manuel Barroso.