Monthly Archives: February 2017

Latest news – Next AFET Meeting – Committee on Foreign Affairs

The European Parliament’s Standing Delegation for relations with India, and the Committee on Internal Market sent delegations in the same time.

The six-Member delegation, led by Mr David McALLISTER (EPP, Germany, Chair of the Committee), …

Notice to members – Petition No 0588/2016 by G.R. (German) on behalf of Oberweser – Bramwald e.V. regarding the dumping of industrial saline solutions in the Oberweser River in Germany and the resulting environmental burden – PE 599.547v01-00 – Committee on Petitions

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Three wounded by gunfire as Iraq forces disperse demo

NNA – Three people were wounded by gunfire as Iraqi forces dispersed a demonstration Tuesday by students who threw stones at the premier during a visit to Kut, officials and witnesses said.

A student said …

Children bound for Europe “sell their bodies – their only currency”

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A migrant gestures from behind the bars of a cell at a detention centre in Libya, Tuesday 31 January. Photo: UNICEF/UN052608/Romenzi

Disturbing new details have emerged of the abuse suffered …

South Korea suggests North's suspension from U.N. over airport killing

NNA – South Korea called for “collective measures” to punish North Korea for using chemical weapons to kill the estranged half-brother of its leader Kim Jong Un, as Malaysia said on Tuesday it would charge …