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EU nations are to be vetted annually on their adherence to the rule of law, in a renewed attempt from Brussels to stop governments from firing independent judges and packing courts with pliable supporters.
In an effort to stop democratic backsliding, all EU countries will be subject to annual monitoring on the rule of law, the European commission announced on Wednesday, one day after its incoming president, Ursula von der Leyen, sought to assuage critics of her appointment with a pledge to uphold democratic values. (…) Details on that rule-of-law mechanism were spelt out in a policy paper published on Wednesday by the commission vice-president, Frans Timmermans, who has repeatedly clashed with Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party over its judicial changes.(…) Timmermans announced the commission would publish an annual rule-of-law report, which would cover all member states to help detect “emerging rule-of-law problems wherever they appear”. LEES HET HELE VERHAAL BIJ THE GUARDIAN