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Sajjad's letter to the Independent about the European Human Rights Convention

Let me start by saying I found the European Court of Human Rights' decision on Abu Qatada baffling; I firmly believe a country's borders are the responsibility of that country and that country alone. However, David Cameron is right to demand reform and must reject knee-jerk calls to leave the European Convention on Human Rights.

Sajjad pushes Kashmir to the top of the agenda

As ECR Legal Affairs Spokesman and Chair of the European Parliament Friends of Pakistan Group, Sajjad today raised concerns of the lack of political will to deal with the issue of self determination in Kashmir by the EU and US.

Conservative appointment is important step in battle against EU red tape

Sajjad has welcomed the reappointment of Conservative, Malcolm Harbour MEP, to the European Parliament’s powerful Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) as a key step in reforming the EU’s single market and freeing businesses from damaging red tape.