Brussels, 17th July 2014
Following to the tragic downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpar, European Conservatives and Reformists Group chairman Syed Kamall, Dutch delegation leader Peter van Dalen, the Chairman of the European Parliament Security and Defence committee Anna Fotyga, and ECR foreign affairs spokesman Charles Tannock have issued the following statement Read more
Strasbourg, 15th July 2014
Where Jean-Claude Juncker proposes a forward looking agenda of leadership for a new era, the ECR will support him. However, when he looks backwards towards a more centralised European superstate we will propose a positive alternative, Syed Kamall, European Conservatives and Reformists Group leader, said in today’s speech ahead of Mr Juncker’s confirmation vote in the European Parliament.
Members of Law and Justice Delegation in the European Parliament strongly condemn the unprecedented act of aggression, i.e. shooting down of the civic aircraft near Donetsk in Eastern Ukraine. The plane has been shot down at a height of 10.000 meters, and that fact proves usage of an advanced weapon. Read more
The European Conservatives and Reformists Group in the European Parliament this afternoon held an exchange of views with Jean Claude Juncker. Read more
Speaking for the first time in the Strasbourg chamber as leader of the European Conservatives and Reformists Group, Syed Kamall today said his group will cooperate with those in the new parliament who wish to discuss ideas for reforming the European Union. Read more