Frattini says EPP will prioritise Arab Spring nations

Seeks stronger political European Union


Franco Frattini, the chair of the EPP ad hoc group on foreign policy, has revealed that the Arab Spring countries, international and transatlantic relations, and religious and human rights will be the overseas priorities at the EPP congress that will take place in Bucharest on 17-18 October.

The situation in Syria is particularly serious after the recent tensions with Turkey, the fear of the civil war escalating has now prompted the United States to deploy troops on the Jordanian border a...


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