07/31/2013 - 08:48
Romania has entered the European Union on January 1st 2007. However, to this day has not joined the Schengen Area, for entering this zone of free internal circulation requires both the unanimous vote of the old members, and the fulfillment of technical requirements. Why has Romania cumulated such a delay?
Fulfilling requirements is not enough, external support is necessary
Fulfilling requirements internally is necessary before accession