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Council President #eu2021s @JJansaSDS would be well advised not to spread anti-semitic, anti-democratic & anti-EU c… https://t.co/K8KxiCmpxkPlaying games & acting tough with the EU is not just self-destructive and pointless. Why would anyone else sign new… https://t.co/WhAljtK18hOur candidate Alexei @Navalny has been shortlisted for the 2021 #SakharovPrize for Freedom of Thought.… https://t.co/jIdrxc8z83
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
10/14
2021
Warsaw’s ready to march 🇵🇱 Poland’s ready to defend European values and EU membership 🇪🇺 When choices are cle… https://t.co/6LnG15RdXT
10/10
2021
Young people at European Youth Event #EYE2021 considering their future without the taboos of our past… When asked w… https://t.co/z4JM7VV7vy
10/9
2021
Pues hemos conocido a @guyverhofstadt en el @Europarl_EYE #EYE #CoFoE @Equipo_Europa https://t.co/00vmGLUna1
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt4 out of 5 Poles ❤️ the EU 🇪🇺 The PiS government is taking them out of Europe step by step but irreversibly. The… https://t.co/K7ekRczsKV
10/8
2021
As EU-leaders in Brdo fail to agree on any meaningful ideas on Europe’s role in the world, it’s once again clear th… https://t.co/qHhvAzJJh8
10/6
2021
No mistake: there is nothing conservative, even less republican about Orbáns regime. It tramples on the rule of law… https://t.co/LLt8vY1oMJIf gas prices are dragged into geopolitical power play, the EU should finally learn to play the game: Join forces… https://t.co/pxowUdKrIO
10/4
2021
The new edition of Private Eye is in shops now! https://t.co/mxCOzY35Bo
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
9/30
2021
Another low… We’re weak against the Belarus regime that threatens us, then disgustingly harsh on the migrants bein… https://t.co/2urWsin5jQ
9/29
2021
Polish lorry driver from Glasgow on BBC #Radio2: "To think migrants are like tap water which you can open & close w… https://t.co/uWhG9scI87
Retweeted by Guy VerhofstadtIn @EP_HumanRights committee arguing for @Navalny as our Sakharov Prize for 2021: Alexei Navalny’s bravery for fr… https://t.co/NUxTTOtVqT
9/27
2021
Maybe EU workers weren't such a burden to Britain after all... https://t.co/Qj6KiStQP1🇪🇺 #COFOE: The European Citizens’ Panels will continue their discussions with the second 200-citizen meeting in the… https://t.co/UKVSK57Wb7
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
9/24
2021
This is the crux of the matter: Stronger European defence is the only basis for NATO to have a future, for EU count… https://t.co/dXvH6HFGM0
9/22
2021
Hear hear ! The Conference on the Future of Europe can raise the quality of our democratic debate, writes Pascal L… https://t.co/1atXjodQl8
9/21
2021
Exactly the wrong reaction ! Don’t leave NATO but reform it into an alliance to defend liberal democratic interest… https://t.co/kQt2sb6XjGFirst results show Putin’s party is winning the elections… What a surprise ! 🤷🏼‍♂️ https://t.co/3Y5jeT9WGS
9/20
2021
1st citizens’ panel of the Conference on the Future of Europe wrapped up. Refreshing ideas, remarkable enthusiasm… https://t.co/lfASu8ziEg
9/19
2021
Premier panel de citoyens #CoFoE à Strasbourg 🇪🇺 "C’est pour la première fois que la politique européenne sera éla… https://t.co/pcW7LfxghFAaaaand we’re off ! Opening the first citizens’ panel of the Conference on the Future of Europe in Strasbourg.… https://t.co/9Bu31CWBFP
9/17
2021
The EU’s lack of hard power is a millstone to defend our interests world wide. Allies ignore us, opponents abuse us… https://t.co/he1idRXM0s
9/16
2021
Polish people are overwhelmingly on the side of Europe, the opportunities & values it brings. 🇪🇺 Now it’s for them… https://t.co/AxGFrWaztq
9/14
2021
Lovely indeed to see so many European flags during the night of the Proms… https://t.co/jDZywYnKfw
9/12
2021
Hard to imagine a more perfect antidote to 9/11 ! “Imagine all the people, living life in peace...” https://t.co/UcpIDcew979/11 was the day the world changed. 20 years on we are still dealing with the consequences. We still need to back… https://t.co/2wp1fGbdnw
9/11
2021
Putin can silence and frighten his people, but he cannot fool them: Russians want to be open to the world incl. t… https://t.co/8joSFQiXgQ
9/10
2021
Finally solid & concrete financial pressure from the Commission on Poland. European markets are impossible withou… https://t.co/04TJvFjY0WLukashenko is hoping to wear out the opposition by waging an unscrupulous and unlimited war on his own people. We… https://t.co/YaGxzwuhWX
9/7
2021
No, Stoltenberg, European Defence as the European pillar of NATO will strenghten the Alliance by putting an end to… https://t.co/3wYFoCTNVw
9/5
2021
Misinformation, distrust, extremism... We’ve seen Russia’s tactics to undermine EU democracy & stability before.… https://t.co/TkEvvitbrDBack to work ! The European Parliament #CoFoE delegation getting ready to turn citizens’ ideas & concerns into co… https://t.co/o4pfL8CgNm
9/4
2021
Don’t trust me on Orbán... trust a true Hungarian conservative’s testimonial: "Family, history, tradition, languag… https://t.co/XNFvFjYnaH
9/1
2021
In Ventotene celebrating 80 years of Spinelli’s Manifesto. European unification was our answer to a world in crisi… https://t.co/ZRAmzTta3v
8/29
2021
The Commission should not make the same mistake as in 2015: @vonderleyen must use the Temporary Protection Directiv… https://t.co/cZ8K5RZGYbThis is what happens when you protect refugees... Welcome to Belgium, little girl ! Wonderful @Reuters picture… https://t.co/TT3P4WXp1ZPresident @vonderleyen continues her blatant dereliction of duty & refuses to act in the HU & PL rule of law crisis… https://t.co/ry5g4xhxjR
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
8/26
2021
Afghanistan once more shows armies are crucial to the security of our citizens & allies abroad. EU countries need… https://t.co/oOrbn7scr3
8/23
2021
IMF can’t undermine efforts to isolate Lukashenko regime & hold him accountable for crimes against his own country.… https://t.co/0lAZUa7svX
8/21
2021
Here’s what non-cooperation costs us: EU spends as much on defense as China… and gets little power or security in r… https://t.co/QbrS9AhEjJPeople don’t ‘flow’, they flee. And the EU needs to share part of the burden for those who do. Concern is legit… https://t.co/QHQYEd0g0i
8/18
2021
Big questions over chaos in Afghanistan. One thing certain: EU is again a passive bystander while it will be essent… https://t.co/JBU3fk2fLz
8/17
2021
So after a chaotic parliamentary day, the Sejm decides to kill press freedom and pick a fight with the EU and the U… https://t.co/yvvDW5enoK
Retweeted by Guy VerhofstadtA crucial day for democracy in Poland and Europe: there is no freedom without free media. Again, it’s PiS party p… https://t.co/LOGIcnjHcP
8/11
2021
1 year after the stolen election #Belarus, Lukachenko taking hundreds of political prisoners & using migrants as we… https://t.co/4eWUF5k1YC
8/9
2021
EU rules OK. https://t.co/tO5h2heOBB
Retweeted by Guy VerhofstadtFun fact: EU combined has more gold medals than US or China #TokyoOlympics I’d love to see the EU flag next to the… https://t.co/emh6Apmggn
8/5
2021
Referenda most unpopular where they have actually been tried... with devastating effect. No suprise. Still, we ne… https://t.co/ZdJUcmDA79
8/2
2021
🔴 URGENT: Kristina Timanovskaya needs help. 🇪🇺 must ask the IOC & Japanese officials to intervene and ensure she is… https://t.co/j0o6TaOkYd
8/1
2021
Orbáns Watergate won’t go away with threatening journalists who were the victims of the illegal trackings trough Pe… https://t.co/nLaYo1GGa0
7/30
2021
If we’re serious about getting rid of Covid, this points the way forward: cooperation and technology transfer beyon… https://t.co/e5W6zq0Duf
7/27
2021
EU should embrace financial technology and currency innovation - not overregulate as EC and ECB try to do. It’s the… https://t.co/5fVBcOJLHXLet's put in a good word for the EU’s civil servants. They are not elected but they DO believe their work is right… https://t.co/gwnID6vWVd
7/21
2021
No more ‘deeply concerned’.... the EU has a dictatorship growing inside of it. We need a full inquiry by the Euro… https://t.co/sejn5FzA8M
7/19
2021
Bold and right from the FT: PiS’ party political assault on EU law is incompatible with membership. EU simply can… https://t.co/z0MGf3XvW1
7/18
2021
Threats abroad, terror within... Lukashenko’s dictatorial plan further unfolds in Belarus. EU had better keep payin… https://t.co/3qxEXLMjPXWhat an unthinkable devastation. 🇩🇪 🇧🇪 This should reinforce our fight against global warming and forge stronger… https://t.co/fjdxg2rO1i
7/16
2021
Shocking and sad to hear of the death of Peter R. de Vries, a fearless journalist and fighter for the truth. This… https://t.co/IcIubGTHcU
7/15
2021
The end of petrol & diesel cars 🚗 The right price for energy 💡 The end of climate dumping ❌ The real price for fly… https://t.co/ga0TfY3BUTBREAKING: The #RuleOfLaw in Poland! Against the wishes of the vast majority of Polish people who want a 🇪🇺 future,… https://t.co/5i3gFw4KlmSo simple, so brave👇🏻 1st role of governments is to protect their citizens 2nd role is to protect their media free… https://t.co/XBEhP4xedQJoyeux Quatorze Juillet à mes amis français et françaises ! #BastilleDay is a day to cherish the republic and the… https://t.co/8ObvVvTmlO
7/14
2021
BREAKING: El régimen comunista cubano moviliza sus brigadas de represión contra el pueblo para frenar las demostrac… https://t.co/uMN9ocZKaM🇨🇺 El pueblo cubano nos está dando una buena lección: las dictaduras no funcionan. Sólo las democracias pueden prop… https://t.co/XWsMKj5LvE
7/13
2021
Cuba give us a defining lesson: Dictators are living on borrowed time. Only democracies can provide stability & pr… https://t.co/eOdOq5sw22Racist abuse has no place in football, as it has no place in whatever activities of our open societies. https://t.co/AeKcLvVEfo"Don’t be afraid”, “Yes, we can”... The words and ideals of liberal-democracy are always more popular than those o… https://t.co/w1jwYHzzv0
7/12
2021
26 years on we remember the unbearable tragedy of Srebenica, sad symbol of Europe’s inability to stop the genocide… https://t.co/Lyu2Tdkk8UIndeed, this is a wake-up call Europe clearly needed… Not sure everyone in the Commission and Council will stay a… https://t.co/pTviKW799t
7/11
2021
EU has loads of startup potential & experience. What we lack is the cross-border environment for companies to grow… https://t.co/NKmtPycM8F
7/10
2021
"It is not the Maastricht rules but pragmatism and a good deal of luck that have saved the euro.” Going forward, i… https://t.co/Ay8FWEDYWt
7/9
2021
A country with a crackpot dictator at its head, bullying the whole of Europe. Our lack of unity & political will… https://t.co/N7pfO0qClx
7/8
2021
Outrageous. Orbán has clearly set in an all-or-nothing clash between him and Europe, with the Hungarian people’s r… https://t.co/qklXakIeeB3 years it took the European Council #EUCO to hold a debate on Hungary - no conclusions or actions yet. I am stunne… https://t.co/sDXs2AreAW
7/7
2021
Incredible, shocking news of Dutch journalist Peter R. de Vries having been shot and severely wounded. Again in Eur… https://t.co/9ekEaHq7Jb
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
7/6
2021
Enlargement has always been a spur to institutional reform & is again a precondition: first fix rule of law, common… https://t.co/NxrK4u6t4xThings are getting worse fast in Hungary. Brussels needs to act now to stop the country backsliding into autocrac… https://t.co/e0bB8GQGRM
7/5
2021
Happy #IndependenceDay to our US friends... and irreplaceable partners in safeguarding liberty, democracy and the r… https://t.co/kibcTxp1n2
7/4
2021
Weekend reading👇🏻 The migration crisis was not the EU's 9/11 but its Hurricane Katrina—'Everyday Europeans were wa… https://t.co/cxPiiYNrKZ
7/3
2021
✔️ ‘Patriots' supported by Putin ✔️ Pro ‘free peoples’ but building autocracies at home ✔️ Contra ‘Brussels imposin… https://t.co/I4AmONN74aBeautiful gesture. No country has suffered more than Italy. No occupation has done more to get our lives and soci… https://t.co/ezhkPGQOxu
7/2
2021
A Great Wall of steel threatens to divide the world… again. Deeply worrying language from the President of China.… https://t.co/huJRi1H3sY
7/1
2021
What @destandaard published instead of Orbáns ad.👏🏻 The battle for love & decency will always be ours to win. But… https://t.co/IjaZpsHERcMigration myths 👇🏻 are at the heart of populism across the EU. They undermine public trust. People suffer and die i… https://t.co/c1zfCURLju
6/29
2021
€7 billion for Hungary where corruption is ‘systemic’? 🛑 @RenewEurope wants guarantees to fight corruption BEFORE… https://t.co/CXLyq56OZ3‼️ TODAY ‼️ Our @RevDem2020 goes live with @guyverhofstadt! Details 👉 https://t.co/Id5UBDQhfB https://t.co/dP14g5QLdO
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
6/28
2021
Rainbow flags are taken away from Dutch fans in Budapest stadium. How many times do we need to say this? Love, eq… https://t.co/h3wt7vC1ybOrbán goes against everything Hungary signed up to in joining EU. No European money, market or geopolitical role… https://t.co/3wnboows6B
6/27
2021
Ruthless, changeable, successful and dangerous... China is a one party state that threatens to get the rest if the… https://t.co/uh5RKDJM6YWomen’s rights are under pressure more than anyone thought possible a few years ago, eg. restrictions on maternity… https://t.co/WeXbe0OiWp
6/26
2021
“Where you get your sausages from doesn’t define your identity” 👏🏻 for @naomi_long and everyone looking for soliti… https://t.co/pzkWxjaiOx
6/25
2021
Better late than never but👇🏻 European Parliament called on Council & Commission LOTS of times to use powers they ha… https://t.co/3AH2mrm2rMDiplomats are running the show, increasingly also inside the Berlaymont btw. Are we in the 1950s? Europe has to b… https://t.co/4JeUgp6kSM
6/24
2021
Hong Kong tabloid Apple Daily to shut down on Saturday. High time for retaliatory measures… shutting down on our s… https://t.co/2cygvFMpA5Talk is cheap... The European Parliament now explicitly forces the @vonderleyen Commission to act against Hungary’… https://t.co/G0vYz7XjscAll well from 16 member states and Commission to call the Hungarian LGTB law a shame… but we need far more, we need… https://t.co/JhrOH80xJ2Brexiteers thought that Brexit would lead to the break-up of the EU. It didn’t ! On the contrary, it created turm… https://t.co/GqhjNJXzqY
6/23
2021
Do it Munich. Do it. Light it up for the world to see. @UEFA https://t.co/WotPwqNlKb
Retweeted by Guy Verhofstadt
6/22
2021

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