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11 October 2018

Four years ago, five members of the N-VA took the oath as either a Minister or a Secretary of State in the federal government. The four years since then have been action-packed, with challenge following challenge. Yet Jan Jambon, Johan Van Overtveldt, Steven Vandeput, Zuhal Demir and Theo Francken …

4 October 2018

“Everyone understands that Europe can only win the fight against terror with robust cooperation and a cross-border approach. The security of our citizens is a field in which the EU can and must prove its added value.” MEP Helga Stevens is pleased with the new European rules that compel the member …

3 October 2018

“Our citizens are entitled to clean air. More no-emissions and low-emissions cars contribute to this.” MEP Mark Demesmaeker is satisfied with the new CO2 emissions standards approved by the European Parliament. By 2030, cars and commercial vehicles will have to emit 40% less carbon dioxide. What’s …

1 October 2018

“It is a disgrace that in the year 2018, a European member state has political prisoners. It is our task to keep the Catalan flame burning and keep on fighting against this injustice.” Jong N-VA (N-VA Youth) held a symbolic action for the Catalan prisoners in front of the buildings of the European …

28 September 2018

“Anyone getting a new identity card as from April 2019 will have to register his or her fingerprints.” Minister of the Interior Jan Jambon has prepared a bill to have the first identity cards with fingerprints circulating in spring 2019. “The roll-out will take place in waves until everyone has …

20 September 2018

“The principle is that illegal immigration in Europe cannot be rewarded with a legal residence. As long as you do not close the European borders, people will continue to drown and the drama will be prolonged.” N-VA Chairman Bart De Wever advocates clear measures that tackle the business model of …