Category Archives: Fight against terrorism

FREE Newsletter: 25-26-27 November 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – RIGHT TO PRIVACY * UN advances surveillance resolution reaffirming ‘human right to privacy’ DATA PROTECTION * NSA surveillance: Europe threatens to freeze US data-sharing arrangements * Want to set up a website? The “Five Eyes” want your … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 20, 21 June 2013

PRINCIPLES AND VALUES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION – POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF ARTICLE 7 TEU MEPs call on Hungarian authorities to abide by EU values European Parliament News: “Civil Liberties Committee recommendations to Hungary and the European Commission on how to … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 11, 12 March 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Orbán accused of assault on democracy The Parliament: “The Independent reports that Hungary’s parliament is expected to pass an amendment to its constitution which critics say will roll back democratic freedoms and weaken the judiciary. This potentially puts … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 1st to 4th March 2013

DATA PROTECTION EU data protection reform: Vice-President Reding and Polish Minister for Administration and Digital Affairs Boni want rules that are good for citizens and good for business Europa Rapid: “Today Vice-President Viviane Reding, the EU’s Justice Commissioner and Michal … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 21st and 22nd of February

TRANSPARENCY Access-Info: European Monitoring Launched: The Transparency of Policing Protests , includes: The Right to Protest Briefing developed with Statewatch: “Concerned at the lack of transparency around the growing use of force by police in protest situations, Access Info Europe … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 18th and 19th of February

EU EXTERNAL RELATIONS Statewatch: European Commission: Report on progress by Kosovo* in fulfilling the requirements of the visa liberalisation roadmap (COM 66-13, pdf) and see: Crime levels bode ill for Kosovo’s EU visa-free bid (EUobserver): “Kosovo is lagging behind in … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 4th of February

DATA PROTECTION Statewatch: “Police spies stole identities of dead children – Exclusive: Undercover officers created aliases based on details found in birth and death records, Guardian investigation reveals (Guardian, link): “Britain’s largest police force stole the identities of an estimated … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 1st and 2nd of February

DRUG TRAFFICKING Illict drugs getting into EU via Internet Euobserver: “Europe’s illicit drug problem is getting worse as online sale and distribution frustrate law enforcement. Online anonymous sale points known as “darknets” now provide discrete access to almost any sort … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 28th of January

FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT For a Visa-Free Europe New Europe: “9th of January marked the fourth year of my tenure as the Minister for EU Affairs in Turkey. Thanks to the determination of our Government, we have taken many steps to … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 24th of January

EU MEMBERSHIP MEPs welcome progress of Balkan countries towards EU membership Europa Rapid: “MEPs praised the reforms of the Balkan countries and their progress towards achieving EU membership but identified areas for further improvement. On 21 and 22 January, EP’s … Continue reading

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