Janez Jansa, admirer of Viktor Orban, to be nominated PM of Slovenia

By |februar 26th, 2020|anti-immigration, EPP, Janez Janša, News, Slovenia, Viktor Orbán|

The centre-right Slovenian Democratic Party (SDS), led by former prime minister Janez  Janša, late on Tuesday (25 February) agreed on a future government coalition with three other parties, the four parties said.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Janez Jansa, admirer of Viktor Orban, to be nominated PM of Slovenia

EPP coup: Orbán sends angry memo to party leadership

By |februar 19th, 2020|EPP, European People's Party, Fidesz, Fidesz suspension, News, Viktor Orbán|

Viktor Orbán, Hungary's strongman and prime minister, called for an “internal debate on the future mission of the EPP" in a memorandum sent to the leadership of the centre-right European People’s Party (EPP), whose dominance has receded following the May European elections.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EPP coup: Orbán sends angry memo to party leadership

Brexit redraws European Parliament battle lines

By |januar 28th, 2020|5-Star Movement, Brexit, Catalans, ECR, EPP, European Parliament, Fidesz, Greens, GUE/NGL, News, Renew Europe, S&D, Viktor Orbán, Von der Leyen Commission|

This Friday's (31 January) Brexit and the departure of Britain's MEPs will shake up the balance of power in the European Parliament and could complicate Brussels' reform agenda.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Brexit redraws European Parliament battle lines

Ireland’s PM sets stage for possible February election

By |januar 13th, 2020|Brexit, EPP, Fiana Fail, Fine Gael, Ireland, Irish elections, Leo Varadkar, News|

Ireland's Prime Minster Leo Varadkar said on Sunday (12 January) he had made a decision on the timing of a general election, with many media outlets and politicians predicting a 7 February poll.

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Fidesz-PiS talks point towards potential exit from EPP

By |januar 8th, 2020|Donald Tusk, EPP, Fidesz, Hungary, Jarosław Kaczyński, Law and Justice, manfred weber, Mateusz Morawiecki, News, Poland, Viktor Orbán|

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has met with Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) in Warsaw on Tuesday (8 January) amid growing speculations about his Fidesz party leaving the EPP and looking for other political alternatives.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Fidesz-PiS talks point towards potential exit from EPP

Irish government stumbles as post-Brexit election looms

By |december 10th, 2019|Brexit, Dara Murphy, EPP, Fiana Fail, Fine Gael, Ireland, Irish elections, Leo Varadkar, Mariya Gabriel, News|

As political chaos reigned across the sea in Britain, Ireland's two main parties have been working together to limit the damage of Brexit -- but not for much longer.

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Irish government stumbles as post-Brexit election looms

By |december 10th, 2019|Brexit, EPP, Fiana Fail, Fine Gael, Ireland, Irish elections, Leo Varadkar, Mariya Gabriel, News|

As political chaos reigned across the sea in Britain, Ireland's two main parties have been working together to limit the damage of Brexit -- but not for much longer.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Irish government stumbles as post-Brexit election looms

Tusk voices concern over ‘politically motivated prosecutions’ in Ukraine

By |november 22nd, 2019|Donald Tusk, EPP, News, Petro Poroshenko, PrivatBank, Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Politically motivated prosecutions are a matter of concern in Europe, said Donald Tusk, the outgoing EU Council president, as he was elected leader of Europe’s centre-right political family.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Tusk voices concern over ‘politically motivated prosecutions’ in Ukraine

In new capacity of EPP leader, Tusk vows to fight populism

By |november 21st, 2019|Andrej Plenković, anti-immigration, Croatian Presidency, Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, EU enlargement, Fidesz, illiberal democracy, News, populism, refugee crisis, Viktor Orbán|

Outgoing EU Council president Donald Tusk pledged Wednesday (20 November)  to fight political populism as he was elected leader of Europe's main conservative parties during their group meeting in Croatia.

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Hungarian FM: EPP should turn right and stop being shaped by socialists

By |julij 29th, 2019|EPP, Frans Timmermans, Hungary, manfred weber, News, Peter Szijjarto, Spitzenkandidaten|

The EU socialists have shaped the center-right European People’s Party (EPP) more than the other way around and this should stop, Hungarian Foreign Affairs Minister Péter Szijjártó told EURACTIV Croatia in an interview.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Hungarian FM: EPP should turn right and stop being shaped by socialists