Press Release - Strasbourg - 10-03-2014
President Schulz opened the session by calling on the kidnappers of Syrian human rights lawyer Razan Zaitouneh, her husband and two other peaceful activists for a free Syria, to release them immediately. Ms Zaitouneh, who won the European Parliament’s 2011 Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought, was abducted in Damascus on 9 December 2013. Since then, there has been no news of her, he said.Lire la suite : Opening: call to release Sakarov laureate Razan Zaitouneh
Press Release - Strasbourg - 27-02-2014
I follow the events in Crimea with great concern. I call on Russia to avoid exacerbating those tensions. The European Parliament fully supports the unity and territorial integrity of Ukraine and calls on all third countries to respect it.Lire la suite : Schulz: "The European Parliament endorses the European perspective of Ukraine"