Aland Islanders prepare to paralyse the EU

Hold on now. Hold on, hold on, hold on. There’s another problem with the Lisbon Treaty somewhere else. We could be off the hook yet. Future EU summits might not, after all, begin with Brian Cowen bending over and getting 26 kicks in the arse.

16th August, 2008

Hold on now. Hold on, hold on, hold on. There’s another problem with the Lisbon Treaty somewhere else. We could be off the hook yet. Future EU summits might not, after all, begin with Brian Cowen bending over and getting 26 kicks in the arse.

Reports from Brussels suggest that the semi-autonomous Aland Islands near Finland are threatening not to ratify the treaty. A vote is expected in the autumn. A rejection in Aland...

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