fredag 15 december 2017
"We have probably never been further away from joining the EU than today. Not just because of the new government but as there has arguably never been less public and political support for taking that step. Meanwhile the EU is set to develop in even more repellent directions to most Icelanders in the coming years, towards more integration, centralisation and erosion of national sovereignty and democracy, and taking on more characteristics of a single state. The results of our last elections is an embodiment of our determination to hold onto our sovereignty."
Hjörtur J. Guðmundsson skriver i EU Observer om den nya regeringens och det nya alltingets attityd till EU-medlemskap.