The European Commission’s proposal to suspend the structural and investment funds for Portugal and Spain was debated this week in the European Parliament, in a joint meeting of parliamentary committees of Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) and Regional Development (REGI) and the with the presence of European commissioners Jyrki Katainenand Corina Crețuin representation of the European Commission.
More than two weeks after the elections (November 26), the Superior Electoral Court (Tribunal Superior Electoral, TSE) has not named a winner still. The candidate of the center-left Alliance Against the Dictatorship, Salvador Nasralla, has faced the current President, Juan Orlando Hernández and the Liberal Party which is in a very distant third position. According to all the information and evidence, the elections have been won by Nasralla.
Han pasado ya más de dos semanas de las elecciones (26 de noviembre) y el Tribunal Superior Electoral (TSE) todavía no ha nombrado un ganador. El candidato de la centro-izquierda Alianza contra la Dictadura Salvador Nasralla se ha enfrentado al actual presidente, Juan Orlando Hernández y al Partido Liberal que está en una muy en distante tercera posición. Según todas las informaciones y las evidencias, las elecciones las estaba ganando Nasralla.
The Party of the European Left (EL) denounces and demands justice for the murder of 15 peasants and several wounded by colombian police in the southwestern municipality of Tumaco. In the EL we know that what happened is not an isolated event, since the violence and extermination of peasants and their leaders already seems to be part of an agenda that includes the commitment to comply with the agreement in point 4 of the Peace Accords of Havana.
Gregor Gysi, President of the European Left, on the proposals by the French President Emmanuel Macron concerning a new orientation of the European Union:
The French President Macron gave a speech yesterday at the Sorbonne about Europe spanning across a wide variety of topics. He called the EU “too slow, too weak, too inefficient” and talked about a re-foundation of Europe.