Brussels, 19 October 2016, Today is a wonderful day, as we officially establish the Chaldeans-Syriacs-Assyrians Friendship Group. It is a great honour and pleasure for me to congratulate us all with this milestone. It is important that we, from different groups in the European Parliament, come together to express our solidarity and work together for solutions for these people.
Asia Bibi, detained in a Pakistani prison since 2009, accused under notorious blasphemy laws, had her case adjourned in Islamabad yesterday, when one judge disqualified himself having judged on the murder of a governor who opposed the blasphemy laws. The courtroom was packed with extremists mullahs; a clear sign of intimidation and threat.
Speech of Branislav Škripek MEP to LIBE committee (Monday 5th September 2016)
There is much that is praiseworthy in this report, focusing as it does on the most disadvantaged and vulnerable in our society; namely children, those with disabilities, national minorities (especially Roma), victims of human trafficking and the elderly.
The Turkish invasion in Syria is a serious threat to the security of Europe. If Europe wants to see an end to the terrorist threat of ISIS/Da’esh there is only…
Drahí kolegovia, drahí prednášajúci, drahí účastníci, dámy a páni,
Je pre mňa cťou otvárať túto spomienkovú udalosť „Sayfo 1915-101 rokov,“ ktorú usporiadala Priateľská parlamentná skupina chaldejsko-syriackych-asýrčanov v Európskom Parlamente v spolupráci s Európskou syriackou úniou.