In a speech to MEPs in Strasbourg, Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin urged Europe to support Ukraine militarily and to boost Europe’s energy independence with renewables.
In the fifth “This is Europe” debate, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis focused on the need to broaden and deepen the EU.
During the “This is Europe” debate with Croatia’s Prime Minister Andrej Plenković, MEPs backed Croatia’s adoption of the euro and Schengen membership.
MEPs expressed solidarity with Ireland in talks on a post-Brexit agreement in the third “This is Europe” debate in Strasbourg on 8 June.
MEPs backed Mario Draghi’s call to reform the EU to guarantee sustainable economic growth, during a “This is Europe” debate in Strasbourg on 3 May.
Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas was the first EU leader to address the European Parliament in the “This is Europe” series of debates, on 9 March.