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Man voting on elections in Europe
23.02.2018 - 17:59

People should know who can become the Commission President

"Europe should not be an elite project. It must become more of a project for the people again. This is why we need more democracy and transparency in the European Union. The 2014 lead candidate...
Social media web sites
21.02.2018 - 17:41

Parliament pushes forward with plan for digital tax

On the initiative of the EPP Group, the European Parliament is the first EU Institution to come forward with a concrete plan to tax digital giants such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. "...
Man voting on elections in Europe
07.02.2018 - 12:12

Spitzenkandidaten: an election, not a selection

Speaking in plenary in Strasbourg today, Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, made an appeal to the Heads of State and Government to support the principle of lead...
Courtroom detail
25.01.2018 - 17:32

We will continue to defend the rule of law in Malta

After today’s debate and remarks by the Maltese Minister of Justice, the need for reforms to protect the rule of law in Malta is evident more than ever. The EPP Group will continue to insist...

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Michael Gahler MEP
News
21.11.2016 - 11:30

Why do we need European defence?

The security situation in and around Europe has significantly worsened in recent years and no single state or organisation is able to face it alone. Protecting the EU and its citizens requires the...
Travel
News
08.11.2016 - 14:21

Paris attacks: reinforced controls at Schengen external borders

Controls at the external borders of the Schengen area remain one of the most important safeguards of our freedom of movement and the Member States' internal security and public policies. When...
Paris, January 10 2016: commemoration for victims of terrorist attacks
News
31.10.2016 - 16:15

Five lessons learned from the terror attacks in France

One year has passed since the Paris attacks and January 2017 will mark two years since the Charlie Hebdo offices were attacked. Brussels, Burgas, Nice, Würzburg, Copenhagen, Ansbach and others...
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News
04.10.2016 - 12:59

Financial crime knows no borders: Europe needs to join forces

By MEPs Barbara Matera and Axel Voss and Věra Jourová, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality  Criminals know no borders. Today, organised crime...

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Highlights of the week

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Abschaffung Geoblocking beim Online-Handel

Was für den EU-Binnenmarkt schon lange Normalität ist, soll künftig auch im digitalen Binnenmarkt reibungslos funktionieren. Beim...
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Reform EU-Emissionshandel

Die EU ist bei ihren Bemühungen zur Erreichung der Klimaziele von Paris einen wichtigen Schritt vorangekommen. Europaparlament und nationale...
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Zukunft Europas: Kroatiens Regierungschef Plenković

Das Europaparlament ist das neue Forum für die EU-Reformdebatte. Im Januar machte der irische Ministerpräsident Leo Varadkar den Auftakt....

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