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EUCO/Corona

Ahead of the virtual European Council summit, tomorrow and Friday, Ska Keller MEP, President of the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament, calls for a global response to the Corona crisis, in particular the temporary lifting of intellectual property rights to allow global production and…

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Marine protection and fishing

Vote on the Fisheries Control Regulation

The European Parliament’s Committee on Fisheries today voted on an amendment of the Fisheries Control Regulation. While improvements were made on vessel monitoring systems and customer protection, there were setbacks in the context of margins of tolerance and data collection.

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Europe

Enhanced European coordination on lowering Corona cases urgently needed

To diminish the number of COVID-19 cases in Europe and to keep it low, we need a common European long-term vision instead of purely national strategies.

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Europe

EU and US must work together as close friends

Today, Members of the European Parliament will debate the inauguration of new United States President Joe Biden and the political situation in the US from 08:30.

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Turkey

Prisoners of Conscience in Turkey

Tomorrow (Thursday, 21 January), MEPs will debate and vote on an urgency resolution on the human rights situation in Turkey, notably the case of Selahattin Demirtaş and other prisoners of conscience, and urge for their immediate release.

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Marine protection and fishing

We need more fish in the seas!

Over 80% of fish stocks in the Mediterranean and nearly 40% in the Atlantic are overexploited and climate change and pollution have a severe effect on marine biodiversity. We need ambitious measures for our seas!

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