It is only by working twice as hard to respond to the concerns of citizens that the European Parliament will win back the general public's trust. I look forward to the challenge, working for all Europeans over the next two and a half years.
Antonio TAJANI - President of the European Parliament
Internal Policies and EU Institutions
“Member States should stop dragging their feet on the relocation of asylum seekers. They must honour commitments made in the Council and endorsed by this Parliament. Solidarity needs action, not just words. We call on the European Commission to ensure that the rule of law is respected,” President Antonio Tajani commented following today’s European Parliament vote on the relocation of asylum seekers.
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