News: FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Browse our latest news - your daily go-to for learning about EPP Group news and activities as well as our reaction to and comment on news and events both inside and outside the European Parliament.

Ukraine (119040)
news 23.11.2022 - 20:07
news 23.11.2022 - 20:07
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Conclude EU membership talks with Ukraine in 3 to 4 years

Systematically align EU policies for the victory of Ukraine. Start membership talks with...

Vladimir Putin
news 23.11.2022 - 12:45
news 23.11.2022 - 12:45
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Russia has a terrorist regime

The European Parliament has recognised Russia as a "state sponsor of terrorism" and as a "state which uses means of terrorism". "Now it...

EFAD
news 23.11.2022 - 11:08
news 23.11.2022 - 11:08
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Make Europe's development cooperation more efficient

The EPP Group calls on the EU and its Member States to improve coordination, enhance local ownership,...

Europe map closeup
news 22.11.2022 - 11:34
news 22.11.2022 - 11:34
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Keep the EU enlargement door open

“The time of our geopolitical laziness must end! Keep the enlargement door of the European Union open”, said Andrius Kubilius MEP, wh...

Vladimir Putin [nid:112553]
news 14.11.2022 - 9:06
news 14.11.2022 - 9:06
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Russia terrorist state not welcome at G20

Ahead of the start of the G20 Summit in Bali, the EPP Group has voiced its strong disapproval of the presence of...

Cybersecurity
news 10.11.2022 - 10:13
news 10.11.2022 - 10:13
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

A boost for the EU's cyber resilience

Today, MEPs will vote on a new law to improve cyber security in the EU, the so-called Network and Information Security...

Small Businesses and Industry
news 27.10.2022 - 9:44
news 27.10.2022 - 9:44
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

EU Commission must stop treating SMEs with contempt

“The European Commission has a lot to answer for when it comes to the new EU rules about s...

A boy plugging a wire to an electric car to chagre it.
news 26.10.2022 - 10:57
news 26.10.2022 - 10:57
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Why renewables are indeed the silver bullet

by Markus Pieper MEP Whichever way you look at it, everything points to renewables. Take our lives as an...

A view of destroyed theatre hall, which was used as a shelter by civilians, after Russian bombardment in Mariupol, Ukraine
news 20.10.2022 - 8:56
news 20.10.2022 - 8:56
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Destruction of cultural heritage is a war crime

“Russia's war against Ukraine is an attempt to erase the identity and culture of a sovereign nation, i...

Alexander Lukashenko (112640)
news 19.10.2022 - 12:11
news 19.10.2022 - 12:11
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Establish diplomatic ties with Tsikhanouskaya

“The EU needs to prepare a new set of sanctions against the regime in Minsk, including cutting diplomatic ties w...

Enlargement
news 12.10.2022 - 8:44
news 12.10.2022 - 8:44
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Countries siding with warmongers cannot be EU candidates

“The EU is not only an economic union - it is a values-based union. Countries wishing to be p...

Svetlana Tikhanovskaïa
news 11.10.2022 - 11:50
news 11.10.2022 - 11:50
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Invitation: Press Point with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya

Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, the democratically-elected leader of the Belarusian opposition against...

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