Monthly Archives: October 2014

FREE News: 20-24 October 2014

Mos Maiorum: MEPs raise concerns over transparency, lack of information from the Council and over Frontex involvement Mr Benedetto Della Vedova, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, represented the talian Presidency of the Council of the European Union Echoes from … Continue reading

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The European Parliament accepts Junker Commission

This morning, in a Plenary session in Strasbourg, the European Parliament has approved the new European Commission composed of 28 Commissioners with the new President Jean-Claude Junker at it’s head. (Results 423 votes in favour, 209 against and 67 abstentions) The … Continue reading

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FREE NEWS: Special MOS MAIROUM issue (21/10/2014)

MOS MAIROUM LATEST UPDATES 14/10/2014 – 21/10/2014   EU-Wide Police Operation ‘Mos Maiorum’ – What You Can Do PICUM, 20th of October 2014 : “What is Mos Maiorum? The EU-wide police operation ‘Mos Maiorum’started on 13 October and will run … Continue reading

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FREE News: 20 October 2014

Jose Manuel Barroso: Reflections on Europe at Chatham House, London (Transcript) President Barroso underlined that the EU’s future will not signify a “relentless march to one single super state” but an “ever closer union of the peoples of Europe” at … Continue reading

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FREE News: 16 October 2014

LIBE Committee meeting 16.10.2014    Draft Agenda The LIBE Committee met this morning for a joint debate on the ‘smart borders’ package to discuss three legislative proposals on: The amendement of the Schengen Borders Code.   2013/0060(COD)       COM(2013)0096 – C7-0062/2013.  Technical Study on Smart … Continue reading

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