🌟 Happy Assumption Day! 🌟
On this special day, catholics celebrate the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.
Wishing you all a day filled with reflection and inspiration. 🙏 #AssumptionDay
The images being circulated in the last day depicting the witch-hunting of Christians in #Pakistan are horrifying.
We fully condemn such hate.
All people, whatever their faith, must be able to live in safety and peace, free from persecution.
55 years ago today, Soviet tanks entered Czechoslovakia to extinguish the Prague Spring. 137 Czechs & Slovaks were killed.
We’ll never forget this barbaric act of repression.
We have an obligation to stand with 🇺🇦#Ukraine, which defends our European values from the Russian…
Re "My best wishes to the brave people of #Ukraine, from Sevastopol to Kharkiv, from Luhansk to Lviv, who are celebrating their 🇺🇦 #IndependenceDay, proudly on the streets of #Kyiv, with courage in the trenches of Bakhmut, and in silence in occupied Bakhchisaray.
🇲🇩 32 years ago, on August 27, #Moldova’s Parliament adopted the Declaration of Independence.
🇲🇩 We wish the people of the Republic of Moldova happiness and prosperity on their Independence Day.
🇲🇩 La mulți ani, Republica Moldova!
3 years since the people of #Belarus chose a future without the dictator;
3 years since the country saw its biggest peaceful protests for freedom & democracy;
3 years of further massive human rights violations ensued.
Freedom will prevail. We stand with the people of Belarus.
For those who have not yet heard, here is Polish Prime Minister @MorawieckiM `s invitation to EPP leader @ManfredWeber Weber to face him in a TV debate on 2 October. The democratically elected PiS government (PiS is a member of the ECR Group) will not put up with being called…
Today marks 15 years since Russia's invasion of 🇬🇪 #Georgia.
20 per cent of the country is still occupied by Russia.
We stand with the brave people of Georgia and all those who have suffered at the hands of Russian aggression.
"15 years ago, the Russian Federation invaded #Georgia. It was not just a regional conflict – as some wished to describe it – but an event that impacted global security in a way only few at that time could predict.
"It was the first direct act of military aggression of…
Today, @profKarski MEP welcomed Professor Zurab Khonelidze, rector of the Sokhumi State University (temporarily based in #Georgia), a panel discussion on his new book, titled 🇬🇪 ‘Georgian Paradigm of Peace’.
The book focuses on a new concept for the adaption of long-term peace… https://n.respublicae.eu/i/web/status/1681370618262855680 https://t.co/iyEBAL4Idi
Today, ECR MEP @AnnaFotyga_PE hosted a conference focusing on the current security landscape of Europe, 15 years after the Russian invasion of #Georgia.
With distinguished contributions from Valdas Adamkus, former 🇱🇹 President; Toomas Hendrik Ilves, former 🇪🇪 President;… https://n.respublicae.eu/i/web/status/1681373172321472513 https://t.co/66TsB28FHb
To ensure aquatic life continues to thrive, it's time for a policy shift.
“The EU must adopt a fresh approach to eel management. Stimulating fish corridors and fish-friendly pumps is the way to go.
Restricting fisheries even further makes no sense."
ECR MEP @hjaruissen… https://n.respublicae.eu/i/web/status/1681298723941535744 https://t.co/OhGhxMw67G
"Yet more blood on the hands of the dictator... Gina Ales Pushkin, nonconformist painter, performer, art curator, member of the Belarusian Union of Artists and political prisoner of the #Lukashenko regime, has been killed.
Even the most brutal dictatorship cannot suppress… https://n.respublicae.eu/i/web/status/1679816911620657153
Anna Fotyga Biuro Poselskie: Яшчэ адна кроў на руках дыктатара...Гіне Алесь Пушкін... беларускі жывапісец-нонканфарміст, тэатральны мастак, перформер, арт-куратар, сябра Беларускага саюза мастакоў i палітвязень рэжыму Лукашэнкі.
Дыктатура, нават самая жорсткая, не здольная здушыць свабоду, а Алесь -… https://n.respublicae.eu/i/web/status/1679770080769458191
"Late last year, generative #AI took us by surprise. Its capabilities will soon be difficult to estimate."
🗣 ECR MEP @AdamBielan in #EPlenary calls for the establishment of shared norms on generative #ArtificialIntelligence https://t.co/uwgo3hfw5v
It's 10 years since the @EUCouncil adopted the guidelines on religious freedom
Since, no implementation or evaluation report has been published. The post of 🇪🇺 Special Envoy for Religious Freedoms was even vacant for 3 of those
The EU needs to take freedom of religion seriously https://t.co/lZKbZDH0qE
Re 🗣 MEP @hjaruissen calls on the @EU_Commission to deliver a solid implementation report of the guidelines and give the EU Envoy a permanent mandate and additional staff so that he can do his job properly ⤵️ #EPlenary https://t.co/wScLDfsXrh
"We have to make sure we have the right level of #transparency, which doesn't expose us to external threats, but keeps citizens informed."
🗣 @jbrudzinski MEP calls for a balanced approach to public access to official documents. #EPlenary https://t.co/fEVWtKKarf