Rule of law concerns likely to stop EU funding for Poland and Hungary

Rule of law concerns likely to stop EU funding for Poland and Hungary

Rule of law concerns likely to stop EU funding for Poland and Hungary — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) Hungary and Poland face the prospect of being denied billions of euros in EU funding over their increasingly adversarial relations with the European Commission and the Union’s judiciary.

In a report presented by the Commission on Tuesday, the EU’s executive listed a number of serious concerns about the state of the rule of law in the two countries, Poland and Hungary. This could ultimately result in stopping the flow of EU money to Warsaw and Budapest.