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The European People's Party; centre-right; largest political family in EU.
Dec 15, 2022 5 tweets 2 min read
We need to discuss hypocrisy: The holier-than-thou S&D Group is at the epicenter of #Qatargate. It’s time they are held accountable. Their lecturing on rule of law has now been proven to be hypocritical. 1/ We need to discuss ownership: There has been a consistent effort to turn #Qatargate into an institutional issue alone. But this scandal is not an orphan. It did not appear out of nowhere. It did not happen by itself. It has a name. It has an address. And that’s the S&D Group. 2/
Sep 29, 2020 5 tweets 2 min read
The EU must now redefine our relationship with China to:

👉recognize the challenge China poses
👉 strengthen cooperation with our democratic allies
👉 defend our core values & international world order.

More about EPP’s position on China 👇
epp.eu/papers/epp-pos… 🇪🇺🌍🇨🇳

EPP welcomes China’s participation in global efforts to develop a #COVID19 vaccine.

We also recognise China’s attempts to control global narrative on COVID-19, deflect criticism of its own handling of the crisis & erode citizens’ trust in national & EU institutions
Aug 28, 2020 5 tweets 3 min read
The developments in Russia, #Belarus, the worrying situation in the #EasternMediterranean & geopolitical implications of #COVID19 topped EPP Foreign Affairs ministers meeting in the framework of #Gymnich meetings. Image EPP Foreign Affairs minister discussed the recent developments in Russia including the poisoning of Alexei @navalny and expressing their deep concern and supporting for the need for a swift, transparent and independent investigation.
Jun 11, 2020 4 tweets 3 min read
EPP President @donaldtuskEPP chaired a meeting of the party presidency to prepare for next week's summit & #EaP Leaders' Meeting. They also discussed recent international developments & continued cooperation as #COVID19 lockdown measures are eased across the #EU. Image EU Health Sovereignty is needed for #COVID19 challenges & future threats:

🔬avoid shortages of critical medicine & equipment

📉improve availability of Health Data

🌍strengthen EU's role in Global Health

Read paper spearheaded by @jensspahn⬇️
Apr 15, 2020 4 tweets 2 min read
Today EPP President @donaldtuskEPP addressed the @EPPGroup via videoconference ahead of this week's #EPlenary

#COVID19 Image Image
Nov 20, 2019 4 tweets 3 min read
💬Dear friends, it is with deep emotion that I address you at #EPPZagreb today, in my final speech as EPP President. The end of a mandate is always an opportunity to reflect, to take stock of your successes & failures. Image 💬A priority as EPP President has been building a closer cooperation with #WesternBalkans countries. We honour the late President Martens by continuing to defend the European path of the #WesternBalkans, said @JosephDaul
Nov 20, 2019 4 tweets 4 min read
💬Welcome our leaders, delegates, guests & the press to #Zagreb as we kick off our 2-day #EPPZagreb Congress. It's an important Congress as @EPP delegates will elect a new leadership & vote on the party's stance on important policies. Image 💬With a new President and a new Presidency, the @EPP enters a new era. EPP was once again victorious in #EP2019 European elections & managed to elect again an EPP Commission President, but we must now change too to improve & adapt to new realities Image
Sep 5, 2019 8 tweets 9 min read
EPP Pres. @JosephDaul is at Moldova State University in #Chisinau to meet the next 🇲🇩 generations to discuss the importance of their involvement in the reforms that #Moldova is undertaking. He was met by Dean Gheorghe Ciocanu & was honoured to sign the university's guestbook ImageImage @JosephDaul 💬Today's young generation are fortunate to have pro-European leaders committed to the democratic future of #Moldova built on #RuleOfLaw, equal justice for all & prosperity. This change can only happen with the energy & ideas of the 🇲🇩 youth, said EPP President @JosephDaul ImageImage