Prodi: EU Membership is Forever
Brussels, 6 June - The EU accession process is progressing quickly, while the price which must be paid for this speedy progress is paid in transition periods, which will allow further harmonisation to the acquis even after enlargement. However, such transition periods are not a tragedy, even in the case of the EU's restriction of the free movement of labour. These transition periods will pass, on the other hand EU membership is forever, said the President of the European commission Romano Prodi in Brussels on Wednesday.
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