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Reaction to release of 4 Turkish Journalists

As Chairman of the EU monitoring delegation to the Turkish trial, Sajjad has welcomed  news that four of the journalist being held by the Turkish authorities have been released.

RESTORING TRUST

"In the 21st century we don’t just have to do right; we have to be seen to be doing right."

Sajjad says new EU Energy efficiency directive must offer flexibility

Sajjad has supported moves that are seen as a key step in the EU's attempts to reduce energy consumption by 20 per cent by 2020. The proposals, that seek to deliver the EU's so-called 20-20-20 target, were approved today by the European Parliament’s Industry Committee, of which Sajjad is a substitute member.

Saj fights EU threat to British pensions

Saj and the Conservatives in the European Parliament are staunchly resisting EU plans which could affect thousands of pension-holders across the region.