INTA Newsletter 68 July 2016
Opening the extraordinary session, European Parliament President Martin Schulz noted that this was the first time that a plenary session had been convened at such short notice, but also that the UK citizens’ decision to leave the EU was equally unprecedented. He warmly welcomed Lord Hill and thanked him for his work in the EU Commission and deciding to step down, having campaigned for Britain to remain in the EU. His statement was followed by standing ovations from both MEPs and Commissioners.
STATEMENT BY THE MEMBERS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT FROM THE CIVIC PLATFORM WITH REGARD TO THE SPEECH OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND ANDRZEJ DUDA ON 12/03/2018 IN KAMIENNA GÓRA