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MEPs back Sajjad's call for greater role for national parliaments

Sajjad who is Conservative Legal Affairs Spokesman in the European Parliament,  today used his annual report on subsidiarity to push for a greater role for national parliaments in the EU's law-making process which will help end the EU democratic deficit.

Statement on Georgia: The EU will continue to live up to its commitments

A vital part of Sajjad's work in the European Parliament is Chairing the Delegation to the EU-Armenia and EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee (DSCA).  In respect of Georgia, the role of the Delegation is to strengthening of the bilateral cooperation between Georgia and the EU and thus provide the basis on which Georgia proceeds with its reform agenda.

Going on holiday? Remember check your European Health Insurance Cards

Schools across the North West have broken up for the Summer holidays and the coming weeks will be the busiest for our regional airports in Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds. But many people setting off on on their long awaited summer break forget a vital holiday essential.  

Israel – Stop any misuse of EU Grants

Sajjad has written to the vice-president of the European Commission raising his concerns that the European Union’s grants is affecting the Israeli-Palestine dispute.