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Human Rights breaches in Haiti, Algeria and Cuba

Haiti must stop violently repressing protestersAlgeria must end harassment and intimidation of religious minorities and civil societyCuba must release José Daniel Ferrer immediately On Thursday, the European Parliament adopted three resolutions taking stock of the human rights situation in Haiti, Algeria and Cuba. Haiti The European Parliament strongly

Sakharov Prize: MEPs to exchange views with Oleg Sentsov

MEPs will hold a debate with last year’s Sakharov Prize laureate, Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, in Strasbourg on Monday 25 November at 19.00. Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov was last year’s Sakharov Prize laureate. Until recently, he was serving a 20-year prison sentence in Russia for

EPP Zagreb Congress: Highlights of the first Day

Today marked Day-1 of the XXVI Congress of the European People’s Party in Zagreb, co-hosted by Prime Minister of Croatia and Hrvatska demokratska zajednica (HDZ) leader, Andrej Plenković, and EPP President Joseph Daul and EPP Secretary General Antonio López-Istúriz. The first plenary session featured addresses by EPP’s non-EU and EU heads of

Otvara li Hrvatska vrata EU-a Zapadnom Balkanu?

Na kongresu Europske pučke stranke u Zagrebu će jedna od tema biti i pitanje europske perspektive za zemlje Zapadnog Balkana. Europski pučani očekuju da će Hrvatska tu imatu važnu ulogu. Kongres Europske pučke stranke (EPP) koji se 20. i 21. studenog održava u Zagrebu biti će

Parliament will not observe the parliamentary elections in Belarus

The parliamentary elections in Belarus will take place on Sunday 17 November. The European Parliament does not observe this electoral process. As a matter of consequence, none of its members or bodies have been mandated to observe or comment on this electoral process on behalf of

Hearing of Commissioner-designate Olivér Várhelyi

Foreign Affairs MEPs questioned the Hungarian Commissioner-designate for the Neighbourhood and Enlargement portfolio on Thursday morning. Political groups’ coordinators from the committee will meet shortly after the hearing to assess Mr Várhelyi’s performance. Open negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania During his introductory speech, the Commissioner-designate outlined what he