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© Copyright 2022, the Obs Limit the heating of certain buildings, postpone the planned closure of nuclear power plants, encourage companies to Reducing their consumption… Brussels unveils its plan this Wednesday, July 20, to spend the winter and overcome the fall in Russian gas deliveries . "We are preparing for any eventuality, whether it be serious disruptions or a total rupture of Russian gas deliveries (...) If the worst materializes, you will have to be ready," said Strasbourg in Strasbour
"racist discrimination" is not compatible with the values of the EU, emphasizes the head of the Commission. It probably reacts to a controversial speech by the Hungarian Prime Minister.
"All Member States, including Hungary" "," universal common values ", said EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen in an interview that was published on the Slovak news portal upality.sk. Although she did not mention the Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, she obviously underlined a controversial speech by the 59-year-old that the common values of the European Union were "not negotiable". Discriminating people racistically means "trampling around on these values," said von der Leyen. The EU is "founded on equality, tolerance, fairness and justice". Previously, a spokesman for the Commission had explained with regard to Orban's speech that the authority never commented on statements by European politicians.
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Hungary Conservative Prime Minister had confirmed his rejection of a "multi-ethnic" society last weekend and said: "We do not want to be a mixed breed" that was "mixed" with non-Europeans. Orban also caused outrage with a Holocaust attachment towards Germany.
The bosses of the largest factions in the EU Parliament described Orban's statements in a message on Saturday as "openly racist". They urged the European Commission and the European Council to judge the words of the head of government "in the sharpest".
Brussels has been targeting Hungary for years due to violations of the rule of law. Orban also shook several times in the EU sanctions against Russia.
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mud fight: Salihamidzic counters Lewy allegations .
Munich - Robert Lewandowski's transfer to FC Barcelona is still causing evil blood. © Imago Salihamidzic Lewandowski Even if the Polish super striker was able to prevail with his wish and switched to Catalonia, he attacked FC Bayern sharply afterwards and accused the bosses of spreading lies. "The club tried to find an argument why they can sell me to another club.