Klaus: “Nobel Prize for EU is a Mistake”

People ♦ Published: October 13, 2012; 18:04 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Czech President Vaclav Klaus criticizes the decision of the Nobel Prize Committee. For him, the decision is a “joke”.

Klaus: “Nobel Prize for EU is a Mistake” / Picture: © Wikipedia / Che

Vaclav Klaus, who is well-known as critic of the EU, thinks that the award for the EU is a mistake. Klaus commented that he could not believe the decision of the committee. Klaus: “The prize should belong to an honourable individual, but not to a bureaucratic institution.” By contrast, the Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Karl Schwarzenberg was satisfied with the award for the EU.…