(Teleborsa) – Next Wednesday the president of the EU Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is expected from speech on state of the union in front of the plenary of EU Parliament. The words of the number one of the EU Commission on pandemic, economic recovery, migration, rule of law and international emergencies are awaited, starting with Afghanistan.
On these dossiers the group presidents Ecr e Identity and democracy, who do not support the ‘Ursula majority’, are ready to oppose. “We do not need a super-state, or the imposition of a federalist agenda, but a Europe that places citizens and businesses at the center of its action and that strengthens cooperation between Member States in compliance with the principle of subsidiarity “, Warned the Brothers of Italy MEP and co-president of the Ecr group, Raffaele Fitto, at the meeting of the presidents of the EP with the community leader. The representative of Identity and Democracy, on the other hand, in addition to rejecting the pact on migration, recalled that his group is opposed to any additional debt or fiscal competence for the EU.
The My Sinistra he emphasized pandemics and vaccines, calling for greater transparency on contracts and underlining the shortage of supplies outside the EU, especially in Africa. THE gave they asked to speed up the climate package while the PPE he focused on the need to give priority to the Afghan crisis, from a migratory but also from a geopolitical and defensive point of view. Ten priorities highlighted by S&D, starting with a comprehensive European law against poverty, up to the development of an effective EU mechanism in the field of democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights. The latter themes also evoked by Renew, which also emphasized the Health Union and the need to move forward on the common defense policy.