10 things to do this week

19.06 - 26.06 2018
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Party hard

22.06.2018

Luxembourg celebrates its National Day in style, with a huge party the evening before allowing everyone to recover on the day off.

EU launches sanctions procedure against Poland

News Current affairs 20.12.2017 Martine Huberty
Frans Timmermans (vice-president of the European commission) said the Commission agreed today to trigger the procedure which could eventually lead to Poland losing its voting rights in EU bodies. Poland has recently introduced several controversial laws which are said to undermine the independence of the judiciary.Picture credit: EC Audiovisual Service- Lukasz Kobus

Frans Timmermans (vice-president of the European commission) said the Commission agreed today to trigger the procedure which could eventually lead to Poland losing its voting rights in EU bodies. Poland has recently introduced several controversial laws which are said to undermine the independence of the judiciary.

Picture credit: EC Audiovisual Service- Lukasz Kobus

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EU Commission triggers article 7 procedure against Poland