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European Parliament

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the assembly of the European Union in Strasbourg. It consists of 626 directly elected members and its role is largely advisory
Translations
Europäisches Parlament
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Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the EU Parliament has called for an end to the curfew in Occupied Kashmir as has the Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission of Organization of Islamic Cooperation, in no uncertain terms.
The prime minister apprise the EU parliament members that Kashmiris were confined in their homes from last five days.
I believe it should be more than just being able to cast a vote every few years to elect just four people to represent Wales in the EU Parliament. One's vote in that election counts for very little - and the votes of our MEPs count for very little in the EU Parliament as well.
The 27 nominees have to be approved by the EU Parliament in October.
In his letter (July 9) Mr Alan T Harrison comments on the protest that was made by the UK's new MEPs in the EU Parliament, with his assertion that these protests have made the UK look ridiculous.
In the meantime, there is work to be done in the EU parliament by our local MEPs who represent our interests in our communities and workplaces.
The country's top cop said the PNP has been "transparent" in its reports so the EU Parliament cannot accuse them of covering up the reports.
It is a mutually beneficial partnership,' Minister for Defence and Convener of EU Parliament Friendship Group Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan said on Saturday.
Mah was responding to EU Parliament's resolution on the new renewable energy directive that sought to introduce a single certification scheme for palm oil entering the EU market and phase out the use of palm oil-based biodiesel by 2021 on April 4, 2017.
The EU Parliament immediately ratified it more than two years ago and had been waiting for the Philippines to give its own concurrence as its contracting party.
The elected EU Parliament has no power to instigate legislation and can only debate the legislation that is instigated by the EU Commission.
The conference was held to express the party's position regarding the EU parliament's resolution, amid condemnations of the EU's statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, House of Representatives, a number of public figures, and the media.