Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole
Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole

Press releases

Romanian Flag
03.10.2018 - 09:35

We remain on the side of the Romanian people

“The people of Romania want a better future in their own country with integrity, transparency and justice. The Romanian Government has repeatedly ignored its people. We have serious concerns...
Passport with credit card and computer
05.07.2018 - 12:16

New EU border checks to keep one step ahead of terrorists

“There are more than 30 million travellers from 60 visa-free countries who come to Europe every year about whom the authorities have no information until they actually arrive. Those arriving...
Person voting
20.06.2018 - 10:22

Judicial power must be impartial and independent

Sandra Kalniete MEP, Chairwoman of the EPP Group Working Group on Foreign Affairs, and Cristian Preda MEP, EPP Group Spokesman in the Committee on Foreign Affairs, have made the following statement...
Bridge of Art states, national theater, Skopje, Macedonia
14.06.2018 - 15:02

Crucial moment for Skopje

Sandra Kalniete Chair of the EPP Working Group on Foreign Affairs, Andrey Kovatchev, EPP Vice-Chair for Enlargement and Mediterranean Policy and Cristian Dan Preda, EPP Group Coordinator for the...



Marian-Jean Marinescu in park
21.03.2014 - 08:45

Europe’s former El Dorado of farming back on the map

I come from a country that between the two World Wars was known as Europe’s granary: everywhere you looked in the countryside you could see robust fields of corn, wheat, barley, oats, rice, rye...
Marian-Jean Marinescu MEP
10.03.2014 - 12:15

My passion for aviation: creating a Single European Sky

I remember listening to my father telling stories about his time at pilot school, about warbird battles and about being shot down by anti-aircraft guns. These were life stories, real stories. When I...
Bright Yellow Hardhats - closeup
20.01.2014 - 18:00

Social inclusion and fairness need to be promoted

On Tuesday, 14 January, the EP adopted Lithuanian socialist MEP Vilija Blinkeviciute’s own initiative report entitled Social protection for all, including self-employed workers. In the...
Businesspeople Holding Up a Globe
20.01.2014 - 17:45

Serbia: Thorough pre accession measures needed

Wednesday, 15thof January 2014 the European Parliament’s plenary discussed the issue of Serbia becoming a new member state. RMDSZ MEP Csaba Sógor was present at the 2013 result reporting...


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Highlights of the week


European Council conclusions

The Chairman will take the floor during the key debate on the conclusions of the last European Council meeting. On 29 April, the EU Heads of State...

Portability of online content services

MEPs will discuss the agreement with the Council regarding a Regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal...

Leaking VAT system must be fixed

The Report on the protection of the EU's financial interests (PIF Report) from the year 2015 will be voted on on Tuesday in plenary. Parliament...