Kuvaldin Stanislav
Ценности ЕС и их защита в европейском законодательстве // Современная Европа. 2020. № 7. С. 37-45. DOI 10.15211/soveurope720203745.
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ISSN 0201-7083

DOI 10.15211/soveurope720203745

Article 7 of the Treaty on the European Union envisages a mechanism for responding to breaching by Member States the values of democracy, equality, the rule of law and human rights proclaimed by the Union, as well as the introduction of sanctions. Nevertheless, the EU structures are extremely cautious about this mechanism, despite the reasons for its application. The article analyzes the history of this clause in European legislation and the first attempts to influence dubious decisions of the Member States. The author explores the cases of Poland and Hungary in light of discussions to initiate the Article 7 procedures against these countries. It is concluded that such an outcome is unlikely. It is highlighted that the clause was deliberately formulated so that it allows to limit the actions of European institutions, to leave decisions in the hands of national governments and to provide an opportunity to settle the disput through negotiations. The author explores the internal discussions of alternative ways to influence values-violating Member States.


Keywords: the European Union | Poland | Hungary | treaty on European Union | The Values of the European Union | sanctions |

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