Moscow_Wolf wrote:lyn wrote:Anni, I can sort of understand a Caribbean Island receiving EU funding if they are a protectorate of a member state, but several years ago we were in Fiji and the new Sigatoka bridge was being funded by the EU. I can see no logical connection at all to Fiji's right to funding. Do the EU dish out funds to any country who asks for them???
I am in the process of declaring the village of San Stefano as UDI (Ian Smith style) not only leaving Bulgaria, but the EU as well. We envisage a blockade, but after the storm has subsided I SHALL be asking the EU for suitcase loads of cash and other subsidies. What's my chances.
In a word? . . . . . . SLIM[/b]