Daily Archives: July 4, 2017

Central Mediterranean Route: Commission proposes Action Plan to support Italy, reduce pressure and increase solidarity

Building on the work of the past two years to save lives at sea and manage the increasing numbers of arrivals along the Central Mediterranean Route, all actors now need to intensify and accelerate their …

Egypt extends state of emergency as roadside explosion kills three policemen

NNA – Egypt’s parliament on Tuesday approved an extension of a nationwide state of emergency until the end of September as a police officer and two conscripts were killed by a roadside bomb in the …

Answer – VP/HR – Commission plans to cooperate with Libya on migration issues – E-001542/2017

The EU does not pursue nor foresee the return of migrants and asylum-seekers from EU Member States to Libya. The measures foreseen aim at enhancing Libya’s capacity to control its southern border and its territorial …

Answer – VP/HR – EU strategy for South Sudan – E-003299/2017

The EU is doing everything within its powers to bring the conflict in South Sudan to an end. The EU, as a witness to the 2015 peace agreement, is working vigorously to support its implementation …

Answer – EFSD and renewable energies – E-002773/2017

The proposal on the European Fund for Sustainable Development (EFSD) and the establishment of the EFSD Guarantee and the EFSD Guarantee Fund(1) is currently within the trilogue process between the Parliament, the Council and …