MPs bring horses into parliament

MPs bring horses into parliament

ColombiaA Colombian congressman rides a horse to work to show support for farmers, after parliament allowed pets into the building. Senator Alirio Barrera on September 27 rode his horse Pasaporte through the streets of the capital Bogota before entering the …

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Former German chancellor sues lower house of parliament

Former German chancellor sues lower house of parliament

Former chancellor Schroeder sued the German lower house for being stripped of the right to use state-funded offices. Michael Nagel, Mr. Gerhard Schroeder’s lawyer, announced the former prime minister on August 12 filed a lawsuit against the German Bundestag to …

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Former German chancellor sues lower house of parliament

Former German chancellor sues lower house of parliament

Former chancellor Schroeder sued the German lower house for being stripped of the right to use state-funded offices. Michael Nagel, Mr. Gerhard Schroeder’s lawyer, announced the former prime minister on August 12 filed a lawsuit against the German Bundestag to …

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Latvian parliament declares Russia a ‘sponsor of terrorism’

Latvian parliament declares Russia a 'sponsor of terrorism'

The Latvian parliament declared Russia a “state sponsor of terrorism” and said Moscow’s actions in Ukraine constituted “genocide”. “The Latvian parliament recognizes Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism, and calls on like-minded countries to express the same view,” the …

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