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Low attendance for Croat PM debate in Strasbourg

The president of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani on Tuesday said low attendance by MEPs at a plenary debate with Croatia's prime minister was in due in part to busy scheduling. "It is impossible to stay here from 9 o'clock to midnight. For this, the importance of the debate is not the same everyday," said Tajani. He noted that the MEPs who did attend were able to ask questions.

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If Russia collapses — which states will break away?

Increasingly, analysts — both inside and outside of Russia — are considering the possibility of the Russian Federation's collapse into a series of independent states. Who are the most likely candidates for secession in Russia's south, east, and centre?

EU Parliament interpreters stage strike

Interpreters at the European Parliament are fed up with remote interpretation, citing auditory health issues given the poor quality of the online sessions.

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