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Thursday, 18 May 2017

EU Parliament: Press release - Persecution of gay men in Chechnya: MEPs call for urgent investigation

Press release - Persecution of gay men in Chechnya: MEPs call for urgent investigation
Plenary sessions : Chechen authorities must end the persecution of gay men and an investigation must be held as a matter of urgency, MEPs said on Thursday.

Source : © European Union, 2017 - EP
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Press release - EP urges EU countries to speed up relocation of refugees, particularly children
Plenary sessions : EU countries must fulfil their obligations to take in asylum-seekers from Greece and Italy, giving priority to unaccompanied minors, said Parliament on Thursday.

Source : © European Union, 2017 - EP
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Press release - MEPs want EU to step up its peace-building efforts in Syria
Plenary sessions : Only a political process led by the different Syrian groups and supported by the UN could end a war in Syria and the EU should take a more active role.

Source : © European Union, 2017 - EP
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