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Friday, 19 May 2017

European Parliament - Press releases

European Parliament - Press releases

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Article - Plenary overview: refugee relocation, Hungary, Brexit talks

Posted: 19 May 2017 12:53 AM PDT

Plenary sessions : From a debate on Brexit negotiations to refugee relocation and the situation in Hungary: read our overview of this week's plenary session.

Source : © European Union, 2017 - EP

Press release - MEPs want EU to step up its peace-building efforts in Syria

Posted: 18 May 2017 04:06 AM PDT

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

Press release - EP urges EU countries to speed up relocation of refugees, particularly children

Posted: 18 May 2017 03:53 AM PDT

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

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

Posted: 18 May 2017 03:44 AM PDT

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

Press release - Watching online films and TV while abroad

Posted: 18 May 2017 03:29 AM PDT

Plenary sessions : EU citizens with subscriptions for online films and TV will soon be able to access their content while temporarily in another EU country.

Source : © European Union, 2017 - EP