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Firearms: internal market MEPs to debate draft rules on gun control in the EU

MEPs will give their views on how best to prevent weapons falling into the hands of terrorists and keep track of cross-border arms transfers in the Internal Market Committee’s kick-off debate on the revision of the EU firearms directive on Tuesday at 9.00. Concerns over the impact that the proposal would have on sport shooters, […]

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Bosnia and Herzegovina enters new chapter with EU application

Twenty years ago the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina was one of the most violent conflicts in modern European history. Europe saw warfare that had not been seen since the end of the World War Two. Today, Monday 15 February, saw the same country submit its application for EU membership. EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini […]

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ISIS crimes labelled as genocide by the European Parliament

On the EPP Group’s initiative, the abuse and persecution against Christians, Yazidis and other religious and ethnic minorities by the so-called ISIS/Daesh have been recognised by the European Parliament as genocide. In a Resolution adopted today, MEPs call on the UN Security Council to take action for recognising it as such. “It is an historical […]

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EU donates vehicles to OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine

KYIV, 3 February 2016 – The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) received 20 armoured vehicles donated by the European Union (EU) today during an official handover ceremony held outside the SMM’s head office in Kyiv. The EU’s donation is part of its support to the OSCE in working towards the stabilization and normalization […]

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