Europe facing the end of democracies: Macron warns EU crisis may descend into all-out war

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that the world is mired in a “deep crisis” that could spiral into war if left uncontrolled, as he called for a global effort to tackle the dangers of inequality, unbridled technology and climate change.

The centrist has sought to position himself as the leader of a liberal movement countering the rise of the extreme right, but EU populists are putting up a tough fight and gaining support. 

The 41-year-old centrist said in a speech to mark the centenary of the UN’s International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Geneva, said: “The crisis that we are experiencing can lead to war and to the disintegration of democracies. I am deeply convinced of it.

“Chaos is...
source: Express

2019-06-12 20:20
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