Emmanuel Macron finds the French presidential campaign in the European Parliament

Emmanuel Macron during his speech at the European Parliament, in Strasbourg, Wednesday January 19, 2022. BERTRAND GUAY / AFP Applauded for his ambition for autonomy and the strengthening of European cooperation, criticized for using, according to his opponents, the tribune of the European Parliament to serve his re-election project, Emmanuel Macron presented in Strasbourg, Wednesday … Read more

An anti-abortion president in the European Parliament

Editorial of the “World”. As expected, on Tuesday 18 January, the European Parliament elected a centre-right Maltese MEP, Roberta Metsola, to succeed Italian Social Democrat David Sassoli, who died a week earlier. Mme Metsola, a 43-year-old lawyer, until now vice-president of Parliament, becomes the third woman to preside over this institution, after the French Simone … Read more

Roberta Metsola, an anti-abortion Maltese, set to take over the presidency of the European Parliament

Roberta Metsola, at the European Parliament, in Strasbourg, on January 17, 2022. JEAN-FRANCOIS BADIAS / AP As we can see in the video she posted on her site, each time Roberta Metsola has to face a decisive moment, she resorts to the sign of the cross. In recent days, the Maltese MEP had to sign … Read more

The vaccine pass definitively adopted by the National Assembly after two weeks of heated debates in Parliament

The National Assembly votes in first reading on article 1 of the bill “strengthening the tools for managing the health crisis” at three o’clock in the morning, January 6, 2022. BRUNO LEVY FOR “THE WORLD” This is the end of a long and heated parliamentary debate on the bill “strengthening the tools for managing the … Read more

Vaccination pass: story of ten days of stalemate in the debates in Parliament

The Minister of Health, Olivier Véran, at the podium of the Senate, January 11, 2022. GEOFFROY VAN DER HASSELT / AFP Hit, therefore sunk. The discussions in the Joint Joint Committee (CMP) between deputies and senators on the bill transforming the health pass into a vaccine pass were torpedoed after four hours of debate… by … Read more

EU: EU Parliament President David Sassoli dies at the age of 65 – WELT

abroad Italian social democrat EU Parliament President David Sassoli has died Stand: 12:03 p.m. | Reading time: 4 minutes David Sassoli leaves behind two children Source: dpa-infocom GmbH At this point you will find content from Podigee In order to interact with or display content from Podigee and other social networks, we need your consent. … Read more

David Sassoli, an “extraordinary President of the European Parliament and proud Italian”, died

President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, who disappeared on January 11, here at the EU leaders’ summit in Brussels on October 17, 2019. JOHANNA GERON / REUTERS David Sassoli died on the night of Monday 10 to Tuesday 11 January, at the age of 65. Since December 26, the President of the European Parliament … Read more

European Parliament President David Sassoli dies at 65

David Sassoli, the President of the European Parliament, in Strasbourg, July 7, 2021. PATRICK HERTZOG / REUTERS The President of the European Parliament, the Italian Social Democrat David Sassoli, died on the night of Monday 10 January to Tuesday 11 January in Italy, at the age of 65, his spokesman said. “David Sassoli died on … Read more

In Iraq, MPs curse each other at the inaugural session of Parliament

MP Mahmoud Al-Machhadani (left), during the inaugural session of the new Iraqi Parliament, January 9, 2022, in Baghdad. AP MP Mahmoud Al-Machhadani, who chaired the inaugural session of the new Iraqi Parliament on Sunday January 9, 2022, was hospitalized after clashes broke out during the session, we learned from public television and MPs . Iraqi … Read more

In Senegal, the Parliament rejects a text toughening the repression of homosexuality

During a demonstration against homosexuality, in Dakar, on May 23, 2021. SEYLLOU / AFP On Wednesday January 5, the Parliament of Senegal rejected a bill toughening the repression of homosexuality. Text has been declared “Inadmissible” at a preliminary stage of the process, that of the office of the National Assembly, without even reaching the plenary … Read more

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