Sweden has closed the area around the leaking Nord Stream gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea to investigate “aggravated sabotage”.
French MPs took a stand during the debate on the situation in Ukraine
On Monday, French MPs faced off over their positions on the war in Ukraine during a lengthy debate. Here is a summary of the positions taken on the various topics discussed during the discussions:
For the Prime Minister who spoke at the introduction of the debate “they work”. Elisabeth Borne he did not fail to punish “Those who mask their fascination with Russian imperialism with so-called patriotism”.
“To the propagandists [russe] I ask: if these sanctions were so ineffective, why was Putin so eager to have them lifted?The president of the Renaissance group added Aurore Bergewhen the deputy Charles Sitzenstuhl condemned “So long ideological partnership” Far right with Russia.
Laurent Marcangeli (Horizons) condemned “lie” of “The penalties for the French are more severe than for the Russians”, Frederick Petit Lambasting, those on the MoDem side “by election counting or intellectual presentation” will want to put an end to this and directly challenge the National Rally.
MP RN Jerome Buisson opposed energy sanctions “counterproductive”and allowed Russia “maximize profit”. “It is legal to impose sanctions on Russia”but sanctions must be targeted “export of goods used by oligarchs and arms industry”he pleaded.
Group President Side La France Insoumise, Mathilde Panotasked the question “relevance” application of certain sanctions “caused the price of hydrocarbons to rise and allowed Russia to see its commercial revenues explode”. He put Nupes’ proposal for a super profits tax back on the table “Pay the poor for inflation”.
“Don’t give in to bluffs”It is called LR Jean-Louis Thieriotcalls “Maintain and strengthen sanctions”although the energy crisis is also a consequence of this “Mistakes in energy policy since 2012”.
Repent“blindness” Civil services before the Russian invasion, president of the LIOT group (Liberties, Independents, Abroad and Territories) Bertrand Puncher called to “Speed up Europe’s defense”and “Deliver more military equipment” to Ukraine. “Military support worked”added the deputy of EELV Aurelien Tachebegs for “Strengthen this effort”.
“Decision [de Paris] It’s great to deliver Caesar’s weapons.”also greeted Jean-Louis Thieriotwhen Valerie Raboult (PS) asked the government for an extension “supply with surface-to-air missiles”. “The supply of arms today is mainly provided by the United States, Europe must get more of its share, otherwise it will never be a reliable actor in terms of geopolitics.”Deputy Chairman of the Assembly defended.
“Poland and our Baltic allies no longer trust us”and “Diplomatic initiatives are already given to Turkey and China”criticized Jerome BuissonWhen a colleague from the RN group Alexis Jolly He called to France “finds its specificity” to find the place. On behalf of the Communist Group Jean Paul Lecoq France asked not to “This is no longer a country that sells arms to torturers and fighters for billions of euros a year”.
Socialists on the left Boris Vallaud and Valerie Raboult came together to solve the problem “companies”including France, may allow Russia to bypass sanctions.
Boris Vallaud announced the PS amendment to the finance bill “Dividends and other incomes of companies that actually support the Russian economy by staying there should be seized and paid to Ukraine”Calls Eutelsat “Stop broadcasting any news channel linked to the Russian government”and asks Total Energy “Leave Russia”.
Ecologist Aurelien Tache he also asked “Exact inventories of companies still operating on Russian soil” and “Their level of participation in voluntary or involuntary mobilization by order of Vladimir Putin”.
Deputies of the European Parliament unanimously condemned Moscow’s statements about the annexation of four districts.