Manfred Weber

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The EU’s sanctions on Russia are already yielding results, the European Parliament has been told, as MEPs urged the European Council to extend sanctions at a leaders’ summit later this month.

The European Union’s sanctions on Russia are already yielding results, the European Parliament was told yesterday, as MEPs urged the European Council(...)

A life jacket on a Member of the European Parliament’s desk  next to a leaflet with the slogan “I am a migrant” after a voting session including a vote on a report concerning the latest tragedies in the Mediterranean. Photograph: Reuters

The European Parliament has called on the European Union to introduce a binding quota system to distribute asylum seekers across member states, in res(...)

European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker: insisted that he had acted within national and international law over the Lux leaks scandal. Photograph: EPA/Stephanie Lecocq

Almost a week after the Luxembourg Leaks scandal revealed that 343 companies reduced their tax bills through agreements with Luxembourg, the man who (...)

Jean-Claude Juncker is facing credibility questions  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The European Commission has said that its Competition division will continue to investigate breaches of state aid rules, but stressed that countries, (...)

Nessa Childers, whose resignation from Labour left her position in the S&D group untenable last year, has rejoined the fold. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

As they took their seats in the European Parliament this week, the 751 MEPs elected in the 2014 elections had reasons to feel optimistic. After five y(...)

A demonstrator from the pro-China “Caring Hong Kong Power” group protests over claims from former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden that the National Security Agency hacked computers in the Chinese territory. Photograph: Reuters

The revelations about US government spying on the phone and internet records of individuals within the 28-member European Union have threatened to o(...)

Hungary’s prime minister Viktor Orban: has used a two-thirds majority in parliament to transform Hungary’s legal framework. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

The European Parliament has sharply criticised the Hungarian government for undermining the country’s democracy and concentrating too much power in th(...)

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