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EPP MPs and MEPs debate EU Budget and Brexit

EPP Group Vice-President Vangelis Meimarakis chairs first meeting with National MPs “The EPP Group draws...

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Thomas Cook: more support needed for consumers and companies

The European Parliament has asked today for more support for sectors damaged by the...

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Turkey-Syria: EPP Group calls for UN-led security zone

“We strongly condemn the Turkish military intervention in north-eastern Syria and demand...

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MEPs approve system to reinforce EU’s external borders

False documents and identity fraud are often detected at the external borders of the EU. A...

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Syrian refugees in Turkey: EPP Group delivers strong message

Turkey hosting refugees and the EU providing funds for them are core elements of an...

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Thomas Cook, Juncker, Extremism, Turkey-Syria

The European Parliament plenary session supported measures to help tourists and tourism businesses cope with...

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Parliament to commemorate 30th anniversary of fall of Berlin Wall

On Wednesday during the mini-plenary, MEPs will celebrate the 30th anniversary of...

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Commissioners-designate hearings resume

On Thursday next week, MEPs will hold hearings for the new three Commissioners-designate to assess if they have the...

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