The European Union needs better regulations to check whether migrants meet all the requirements to attain refugee status rather than building fences to prevent them from coming, Georg Mayer, member of the European Parliament from Austria, told Sputnik on Tuesday.
EU member states should choose migration policies of their own rather than trying to become another supranational body like the United Nations, a UKIP member of the European Parliament told Sputnik on Tuesday.
Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ministers, Members of Parliament, Ambassadors, France is preparing to host COP21 and this has been the focus of your work since Monday. It will be a major event and is fully mobilizing not...Show More Summary
Another member of the National Guard died in the hospital from wounds he received during clashes near the Ukrainian parliament on Monday.
The French Foreign Ministry has condemned deadly clashes that broke out Monday outside the Ukrainian parliament, saying it was concerned that members of Ukrainian political parties were among the attackers.
French lower-house National Assembly Foreign Affairs Committee member says the Committee will consider the case of termination of the contract for delivery of the French-made Mistral helicopter carriers to Russia on September 16.
Here is some information from the Scottish Parliament web site on how to submit a public petition for consideration by MSPs. Now I think a petition about what's happening to the equal pay claims of GMB members in North Lanarkshire may...Show More Summary
Photo via WikiCommons/Terry Moore The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is divided between two chambers: the House of Commons and the House of Lords. While members of the House of Commons are elected...Show More Summary
Vardo Rumessen, who has died aged 73, was the leading scholar of the music of Eduard Tubin and member of parliament for the moderate-right Pro Patria party. (How many musicologists are there in your parliament?)
Predictably, they're calling it "Corbynmania." Yes, the unexpected rise of an old-school socialist in Britain's politics has everyone talking. But should the rest of the world really care about Jeremy Corbyn, a member of Parliament from London's North Islington who is now the favorite to lead the opposition Labor Party? You may well remember the […]
YANGON (Reuters) - A Rohingya member of Myanmar's parliament barred from contesting Nov. 8 elections on the basis that his parents were not Myanmar citizens at the time of his birth said on Monday he would appeal the decision and hoped to stand in the vote.
Members of the European Parliament and Ukrainian lawmakers have signed a petition addressed to the Ukrainian president to carry out a fair investigation into the trial of political prisoners, published on the UApolitfreedom project Monday.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain has detained a former member of parliament on charges of financing militants, state news agency BNA said late on Sunday, the latest in a series of arrests of opposition figures.
Election season is underway in Canada, where an Oct. 19 vote will determine who will become the next prime minister. A lot of eyes are on Justin Trudeau, the leader of the Liberal Party, and the son of former prime minister Pierre Trudeau. Show More Summary
This buffoon is a member of Parliament, deciding on your future and the security of this nation:
Member of European Parliament Aymeric Chauprade said he considers the events that transpired on the peninsula in 2014 as a historical reunification of Crimea with Russia.
Last year, around this date, I was coordinating a group of young volunteers for ONE. These passionate Youth Ambassadors were asking the newly elected Members of the European Parliament to show their support for the poorest countries, including in healthcare.
UK Parliament members will overwhelmingly support the 2016 year-end publication of the Chilcot Report on the UK role in Iraq, a Labour member of the British Parliament told Sputnik Tuesday.
Using army personnel to protect Czech Republic borders from undocumented immigration illustrates the weakness of the Schengen frontier protocol, a Czech member of the European Parliament for the Communist Party told Sputnik Tuesday.
The use of the military to prevent migrants from entering the Czech Republic is dangerous and escalates the situation on the border, a Czech member of the European Parliament told Sputnik Tuesday.