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Climate debate: A transition to a climate friendly economy is possible now

Members of the European Parliament will debate strategies against climate change this morning. Every week more and more young people go on climate strike…

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European Public Prosecutor's Office: European Parliament committees support Kovesi for European Chief Prosecutor

Today, the European Parliament's Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) committee voted on the candidates for the European Public Prosecutor's Office…

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Future of Europe: Spanish government must push for social and green Europe

At the occasion of the Future of Europe debate in the European Parliament with the Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, the Presidents of the Greens/EFA group,…

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Brexit: The time for games is over

Tonight, following a massive defeat of 432 votes to 202 for the UK government in the House of Commons over the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, the UK must now…

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EU Council Presidency: Romania has a lot of work to do at home and in Brussels

On the start of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council, Ska Keller, President of the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament comments:

"The nature of…

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Civil society space: Austrian government using Orban's playbook

The Austrian government wants to exclude environmental organisations from environmental impact assessments. The amendment to the Environmental Impact Assessment…

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Facebook/Cambridge Analytica Scandal: EU governments must end voter manipulation on social networks

In response to today's European Parliament plenary debate on Facebook and the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament calls…

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Bulgaria/Viktoria Marinova: Independent investigation into abhorrent murder urgently needed!

On Saturday, Viktoria Marinova was brutally murdered in the Bulgarian city of Ruse. She had recently been reporting on corruption in EU funds involving top…

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Romania: European Institutions must defend the rights of Romanian citizens

Today, the European Parliament, at the initiative of the Greens/EFA group, will debate with the Prime Minister of Romania, the state of corruption and the rule…

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Austria: Undermining the freedom of the press is a scandal!

On the news that the Austrian minister of the interior Herbert Kickl issued a communication to police and other officials on which media outlets to engage with…

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Hungary report has to be put on the agenda

On the informal meeting of heads of state or governments in Salzburg, Austria (19th-20th September, 2018) the Co-presidents of the Greens/EFA Group in the…

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Poland/Future of Europe debate: Polish government leads country away from democracy and civil rights

Ska Keller, President of the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament, comments on the Future of Europe debate with the Polish Prime Minister Mateusz…

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