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Wednesday, 11 May 2016 - Strasbourg

11. Announcement by the President

The President noted that at the sitting of 9 March 2016, in accordance with Rules 11 and 165(3), the President of Parliament had decided, with immediate effect, to exclude Eleftherios Synadinos from the remainder of the sitting because of his unacceptable remarks concerning the Turkish people (minutes of 9.3.2016, item 8).

On 9 May 2016, having heard Eleftherios Synadinos and in accordance with Rule 166, the President had decided to impose a penalty on the Member because of his behaviour in the sitting of 9 March 2016.

The penalty consisted of the forfeiture of entitlement to the daily subsistence allowance for a period of ten days. The decision had been communicated to the Member concerned on the day of this announcement.

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