Yru ═slendingar ß k÷ldum klaka
ef Normenn gengju Ý ESB?
Oft heyrist fullyrt a Normenn muni ganga Ý Evrˇpusambandi innan fßrra ßra og ■ß muni EES-kerfi hrynja. ═slendingar eigi ■ß engan annan kost en a ganga Ý ESB ef ■eir Štli ekki a standa uppi samningslausir vi helstu viskiptal÷nd sÝn. A sjßlfs÷gu er ■etta hrŠslußrˇur og řkjur. ═slendingar eiga margra annarra kosta v÷l hva svo sem Normenn gera. Lesa meira
ESB og Evrˇpa er sitt hva
Stuningsmenn ESB vÝa um l÷nd reyna ßkaft a telja fˇlki tr˙ um a ESB sÚ Evrˇpa og ÷ll samvinna EvrˇpurÝkja fari fram ß ■eim vettvangi. Oft er fˇlki talin tr˙ um a starfsemi Evrˇpurßsins og MannrÚttindadˇmstˇlsins Ý Strassborg sÚ ß vegum ESB. Lesa meira
Yfirrß landhelgi Ý stjˇrnarskrß ESB
═ vŠntanlegri stjˇrnarskrß ESB grein I-12 er ■a niur neglt a ESB hafi ˙rslitayfirrß yfir lÝfrÝki sjßvar vi strendur aildarrÝkja Ý samrŠmi vi sameiginlega fiskveiistefnu. Lesa meira
Would Iceland be in trouble
if Norway became a member of the EU?
Often it is maintained that the EEA agreement will be impracticable, even invalid, if Norway becomes a member of the EU. Then the only alternative for the people of Iceland would be to do the same if the nation were not to lose its favourable free-trade agreement with the EU nations. Of course this clichÚ is nonsense. The Icelanders will have many choices, regardless of what the people of Norway decide to do. Read more
The EU and Europe are different things
Advocates of the EU often try to persuade people to believe that the EU is Europe, and that all the important cooperation between states in Europe takes place within the EU. Many people think that the Council of Europe and the European Court of Human Rights are part of the EU activities. Read more
If Iceland were a member of the EU, the EU would have the deciding voice in the management of the fisheries off Iceland's coast, between the 12-mile and 200-mile lines. Franz Fishler, the EU-Commissioner, responsible for Fisheries, made it quite clear in a meeting in Reykjavik that Iceland would have to accept this basic principle which also is stated in article I-12 of the Constitution(a draft): "The Union shall have exclusive competence to establish competition rules within the internal market, and in the following areas . . . the conservation of marine biological resources under the common fisheries policy." Read more See also: The fisheries