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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Construction and widening of the second section of the K 9281, including bridge construction over the Spreeaue – E-002517/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Construction and widening of the second section of the K 9281, including bridge construction over the Spreeaue – E-002517/2018

Source: European Parliament Based on the information received from the Land Saxony the project is not expected to receive EU funding, in particular not from the operational programme of the European Regional Development Fund in Saxony nor from the Interreg programmes in Saxony. The project is currently not funded under the Connecting Europe Facility. MIL […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Irresponsible and provocative behaviour by Turkish fishermen fishing in the sea off Alexandroupolis – E-002384/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, fish, Fisheries, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Turkish Government, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Irresponsible and provocative behaviour by Turkish fishermen fishing in the sea off Alexandroupolis – E-002384/2018

Source: European Parliament The Commission notes that any illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing activities by Turkish flagged vessels in the Greek territorial waters can jeopardise the sustainable exploitation of living aquatic resources and undermine the livelihood of coastal communities. The Commission notes the need for Turkey to comply with the applicable international rules in […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – VP/HR – Involving young people in the prevention of radicalisation in third countries – E-002330/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Africa, Answer to a written question, Education, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Lebanon, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Terrorism, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – VP/HR – Involving young people in the prevention of radicalisation in third countries – E-002330/2018

Source: European Parliament A Commission Decision on ‘Counter-Terrorism Training and Strengthening Community Resilience against Violent Extremism in favour of the Middle East and North Africa’, adopted under the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) on 7 September 2017(1), fosters human security and builds resilience in both states and societies, particularly in Middle East and North Africa. […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – VP/HR – Funding for the White Helmets – E-002653/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Aid, Answer to a written question, Budget, Defence, Education, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, Syria Conflict, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – VP/HR – Funding for the White Helmets – E-002653/2018

Source: European Parliament Through the donor coordination mechanisms, the European Commission manages the EU-funded projects in Syria with other donors, including the United States (US). The US partners informed the EU in May 2018 that USD 200 million are still frozen, not cut, until a decision is taken by the US President. On 14 June 2018, the US announced the President authorised the […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Combating fraud and protecting the EU’s financial interests – E-002723/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, Budget, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Combating fraud and protecting the EU’s financial interests – E-002723/2018

Source: European Parliament Combating fraud, including the importation of undervalued products, and protecting the EU’s financial interests, is a priority for the Union and its Member States. The Commission ensures the adoption of anti-fraud legislation, elaborates anti-fraud strategies and develops, together with the Member States, a Common Risk Management Framework to support customs controls, in […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – WiFi4EU and internet access in small municipalities and villages – E-002834/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Social Media, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – WiFi4EU and internet access in small municipalities and villages – E-002834/2018

Source: European Parliament The first call for applications from municipalities was launched on 15 May 2018 and after a few hours, more than 11 000 municipalities had already applied via an online website/portal. However, the Commission then had to close the portal as it was notified of potential technical issues that might have affected the functioning of […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – State Highway 106 – E-002869/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, Banking and Finance, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Italy, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – State Highway 106 – E-002869/2018

Source: European Parliament Under the Calabria European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Operational programme 2007-2013, the State Highway SS 106 was upgraded along the section between Squillace and Simeri Crichi, as approved by the Commission Decision C(2016)8744 of 13 December 2016. The project presented by Italy to the Commission included the Borgia junction and the exit road to […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Drinking water emergency in the Metapontino area – trihalomethane (THM) pollution – E-002793/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, English, Environment, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Italy, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Drinking water emergency in the Metapontino area – trihalomethane (THM) pollution – E-002793/2018

Source: European Parliament The Commission is not aware of the drinking water situation in several municipalities in Basilicata described by the Honourable Members. National authorities are currently not obliged to report to the Commission this type of problems or water analyses and the Commission does not collect information on local water supplies. Article 8 of the […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Protection of European banana production – P-002914/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Answer to a written question, Central America, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Imports, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – Protection of European banana production – P-002914/2018

Source: European Parliament The conditions to temporarily suspend the preferences are defined in the bilateral Agreements negotiated with the countries under the stabilisation mechanism for bananas: when any of the countries covered (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Central America) reaches its trigger volume, the Commission may suspend preferences if these imports are found to have a […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – The 2021-2027 MFF proposal and its compliance with Articles 170, 174 and 175 of the TFEU – P-003094/2018

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  Aid, Answer to a written question, Aviation, Climate, Climate Change, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Immigration, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Answer – The 2021-2027 MFF proposal and its compliance with Articles 170, 174 and 175 of the TFEU – P-003094/2018

Source: European Parliament The Commission’s proposals for the 2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) take full account of the priorities set out in Articles 170, 174 and 175 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU and recognise the specific needs of islands. The Commission, notably in its successive cohesion reports, has identified the economic, social and […]

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