• 12-MAR-2015

  • SOURCE: EPP TV

Plenary roundup: economic reforms in France and Greece - Russia-Ukraine-Venezuela

The EPP Group is pressing the French government to implement tough spending and structural reforms which other EU members must follow, such as Greece and Portugal. The latest European Parliament plenary session in Strasbourg approved resolutions spearheaded by the EPP Group, calling on Russia and Venezuela to respect human rights and release political detainees. MEPs also called for an independent investigation into the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.