Sophocles SOPHOCLEOUS
  • Sophocles
    SOPHOCLEOUS
  • Cyprus
  • Born on 7 August 1962, Pano Lefkara

Political groups

  • 01.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 01.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Movement for Social Democracy EDEK (Cyprus)

Vice-Chair

  • 17.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence

Member

  • 11.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • 11.09.2012 / 16.09.2012 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 11.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Cooperation Committee

Substitute

  • 10.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 10.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly
  • 10.09.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Activités parlementaires en plénière pour la 7ème législature

Speeches in plenary

16

2013 progress report on Turkey (debate)

11-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-11(16)

Situation in Syria (debate)

05-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-05(16)

Programme of activities of the Greek Presidency (debate)

15-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-15(5)

Situation in Syria (debate)

11-09-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)09-11(9)

Closure of Greek national broadcasting company (continuation of debate)

03-07-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)07-03(13)

Situation in Turkey (debate)

12-06-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)06-12(15)

Opinions - as rapporteur

4

OPINION on the proposal for a Council Decision establishing the Specific Programme Implementing Horizon 2020 - The Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)

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19-09-2012 AFET_AD(2012)492562

OPINION on the proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the rules for the participation and dissemination in ´Horizon 2020 - the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)´

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19-09-2012 AFET_AD(2012)492561

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing Horizon 2020 - The Framework Programme for Research and innovation (2014-2020)

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19-09-2012 AFET_AD(2012)492560

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Asylum and Migration Fund

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07-09-2012 AFET_AD(2012)487900

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the right to culture as a fundamental right of EU citizens

16-01-2014 P7_DCL(2014)0010 Lapsed

Details

Lidia Joanna GERINGER de OEDENBERG , Gianni PITTELLA , Miguel Angel MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ , Isabelle DURANT , Jim HIGGINS , Jiří MAŠTÁLKA , Hannu TAKKULA , Sophocles SOPHOCLEOUS , Marie-Thérèse SANCHEZ-SCHMID , Martina MICHELS , Milan ZVER , Richard FALBR , Csaba Sándor TABAJDI

Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 133 - 17-04-2014

Parliamentary questions

31

Banning access to Twitter and YouTube in Turkey

17-04-2014 P-005194/2014

Direct trade with the occupied territories

16-04-2014 E-004911/2014

Arrest of Murat Kanatli

27-02-2014 P-002292/2014

VP/HR - Disposal of Syrian chemical weapons

17-01-2014 E-000443/2014

Illegal Turkish research vessel in the free area of Famagusta

05-12-2013 E-013801/2013

Uncontrolled quarrying on Mount Pentadaktylos

14-11-2013 E-012969/2013

An offensive and unacceptable statement by the Turkish Prime Minister

13-11-2013 E-012897/2013

Return of Famagusta

07-11-2013 E-012622/2013

Letter from Alexander Downer to José Manuel Barroso

07-11-2013 P-012621/2013

Possible use of British bases in Cyprus for launching airstrikes

27-08-2013 P-009650/2013

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests