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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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The shades evoked, as worldly rumour had it, by Madame de S-- to meet statesmen, diplomatists, deputies of various European Parliaments, must have been of another sort.
On the rights of EU citizens, the European Parliament welcomes the inclusion of future partners in the draft treaty, as we have long pushed for.
The Azerbaijani parliament told Trend that the initiative on adopting the statement was launched by Andrejs Mamikins,who is a member of the European Parliament from Latvia,member of the European Parliament's Foreign Relations Committee, and co-chair of the Friends of Azerbaijan Club.
According to a report received from Brussels, addressing the Parliament, Dr Karim said 'for many, many years now Member after Member of the European Parliament have stood in this chamber and highlighted the plight of' the Rohingya.
A group of journalists have embarked on legal action to force MEPs to disclose how the money is spent, which the European Parliament is desperately resisting.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi says the Islamic Republic expects the European Parliament to deal with attempts aimed at disrupting constructive interaction based on mutual respect.
On Tuesday, Juncker described the European parliament and its members as "ridiculous".
The European Parliament must be told that we are a democratic nation ruled by law.
European Parliament President Antonio Tajani announced on investigation into Korwin-Mikke's comments on Thursday, which could result in a fine or suspension.
The member of European Parliament stressed the important role of the 2nd meeting of the EU-TUNISIA Joint Parliamentary Committee in expanding the bilateral and strategic co-operation, said a statement from the Prime Ministry.
Ivo Vajgl was appointed as its chairman, to be aided with members representing the main political groups in the European parliament including the liberal, conservative and European People's parties.
Of course, it could be argued that despite the political agreement on the principle of equality of the vote as one of the basic common principles of the European Parliamentary elections, the very mechanism of the distribution of seats in the European Parliament among the European Union member states, the so-called principle of degressive proportionality, is contrary to this principle since the elections of a deputy in a large European Union member state requires a much higher population than in a small European Union member state.

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