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10 October 2019

The Flemish Government has decided to freeze decisions about Turkish requests for the supply of goods that can be used for military purposes. The news was communicated by Minister-President Jan Jambon, who is also responsible for Foreign Affairs in the Government. Jan Jambon had earlier called …

10 October 2019

Flemish Minister-President Jan Jambon is calling on Europe to react in a united and strong manner to the Turkish assault in Syria. In a conversation with the newspaper De Ochtend, he advocates economic sanctions against Turkey. Jan Jambon fears that the war violence will lead to the escape of …

9 October 2019

The federal budget is going off the rails! The government in current affairs must keep costs under control by respecting the agreements made with the N-VA. “Unfortunately, the caretaker government is not respecting the democratic rules of the game. It is not keeping the situation under control, but …

9 October 2019

The Restorers, the group of five Kenyan students who developed an app to combat female genital mutilation, has secured its position in the final for the 2019 Sakharov Prize. Our MEP Assita Kanko had nominated the students yesterday for the prestigious prize for freedom of thought. And successfully …

7 October 2019

MEP Assita Kanko has serious doubts regarding the nomination of Josep Borrell as the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. Josep Borrell, who is being heard by the European Parliament on Monday, played the repressive card extremely hard in the Catalan …

2 October 2019

“Flanders is a prosperous, self-confident nation with a rich tradition and also a very promising future.” The brand-new Flemish Minister-President Jan Jambon made the ambition of his Flemish Government crystal clear during his first governmental declaration. He is inviting all Flemings to write the …