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Press release - MEPs condemn Hamas attack on Israel and call for a humanitarian pause

Thu, 19/10/2023 - 13:18
Parliament has condemned Hamas’ despicable terrorist attacks against Israel while expressing serious concern over the humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip.
Committee on Foreign Affairs

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Press release - Malta: six years on from the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia, problems persist

Thu, 19/10/2023 - 13:06
MEPs take stock of the situation in Malta and threats to journalists, paying tribute to Caruana Galizia’s “essential work” in exposing corruption and organised crime.
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - Serbia and Kosovo must work to de-escalate the situation in northern Kosovo

Thu, 19/10/2023 - 12:49
MEPs say the Serbian Government is pursuing a very dangerous policy with regard to Kosovo and its Western partners, in a resolution adopted on Thursday.
Committee on Foreign Affairs

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Press release - Jina Mahsa Amini and Iranian women protest movement win the 2023 Sakharov Prize

Thu, 19/10/2023 - 12:34
MEPs have awarded the 2023 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to Jina Mahsa Amini and the Woman, Life, Freedom Movement in Iran.
Committee on Foreign Affairs
Committee on Development
Subcommittee on Human Rights

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Press release - EP TODAY

Thu, 19/10/2023 - 08:33
Thursday, 19 October

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Press release - Martin Hojsík elected Vice-President and Isabel Wiseler-Lima elected Quaestor

Wed, 18/10/2023 - 13:53
The newly elected Vice-President and Quaestor replace Michal Šimečka (Renew, SK) and Cristophe Hansen (EPP, LU), respectively, following their departure from Parliament.
Committee on Constitutional Affairs

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Press release - EU budget 2024: addressing next year's challenges through mid-term revision

Wed, 18/10/2023 - 13:23
MEPs boost the 2024 EU budget to tackle the fallout from Russia’s war against Ukraine, support SMEs, young people and research, and bolster the EU’s strategic autonomy.
Committee on Budgets

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Article - Human trafficking: the EU’s fight against exploitation

Wed, 18/10/2023 - 13:03
Learn how the EU is strengthening anti-trafficking rules to respond to changes in the way people are being exploited.

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Press release - Trafficking in human beings: MEPs ready to negotiate new EU rules

Wed, 18/10/2023 - 12:36
Parliament adopted its mandate for negotiations with member states to revise rules on combating human trafficking, ahead of a first round of talks in November 2023.
Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - EP TODAY

Wed, 18/10/2023 - 08:03
Wednesday, 18 October

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Press release - 2023 EP journalism prize awarded to international consortium for investigation into June’s Pylos migrant boat shipwreck

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 18:32
A Greek, German and British consortium has won the 2023 Daphne Caruana Galizia Prize for investigating the Adriana shipwreck, which left over 600 migrants dead off Pylos in Greece.

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Press release - Armenian Prime Minister: “We must move steadily towards peace with Azerbaijan”

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 15:53
The Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan addressed MEPs in the European Parliament’s hemicycle in Strasbourg on Tuesday.

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Press release - A STEP towards supporting EU competitiveness and resilience in strategic sectors

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 14:13
The “Strategic Technologies for Europe Platform” aims to boost digital, net-zero and biotechnologies and enable the EU's industry to achieve the digital and net-zero transitions.
Committee on Budgets
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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Press release - A long-term solution for Ukraine’s funding needs

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 13:23
In a vote on Tuesday, Parliament improved and endorsed a proposal for a €50 billion facility to support Ukraine’s recovery, reconstruction and modernisation from 2024.
Committee on Foreign Affairs
Committee on Budgets

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Press release - Parliament approves new EU fisheries control rules

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 13:03
All EU fishing vessels will be monitored and their catches reported electronically, to ensure full traceability, under a revamped EU fisheries control system.
Committee on Fisheries

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Press release - Combating human trafficking: press conference on Wednesday at 14.30

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 10:43
MEPs Malin Björk and Eugenia Rodríguez Palop will brief journalists on Parliament’s position on the revision of the directive on combating trafficking in human beings.
Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Article - Critical technologies: how the EU plans to support key industries

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 10:13
The EU is creating a Strategic Technologies for Europe Platform (STEP) to support key technologies and strengthen European sovereignty.

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Press release - EP TODAY

Tue, 17/10/2023 - 08:33
Tuesday, 17 October

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Press release - Opening: 16-19 October plenary session

Mon, 16/10/2023 - 19:23
President Metsola opened the 16-19 October plenary session in Strasbourg with the following announcements.

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Press release - Towards an EU ban on products made with forced labour

Mon, 16/10/2023 - 19:23
On Monday, the Internal Market and International Trade committees adopted their position on keeping products made using forced labour out of the EU market.
Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
Committee on International Trade

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