login
login

Europe Daily Bulletin No. 12661

19 February 2021
Contents Publication in full By article 15 / 32
BREACHES OF EU LAW / Fundamental rights
Five Member States pinpointed for incorrect transposition of EU rules criminalising serious manifestations of racism and xenophobia
18/02/2021 (Agence Europe)

18/02/2021 (Agence Europe)The European Commission sent a letter of formal notice on Thursday 18 February to five Member States - Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, Poland and Sweden - which it considers have incorrectly transposed the European Framework Decision on combating racism and xenophobia by means of criminal law (2008/913). In particular, Belgium and Bulgaria are criticised for failing to ensure that racist and xenophobic motivation is taken into account as an aggravating...

Contents

EXTERNAL ACTION
SECURITY - DEFENCE
SECTORAL POLICIES
EDUCATION
BREACHES OF EU LAW
ECONOMY - FINANCE - BUSINESS
EU RESPONSE TO COVID-19
FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS - SOCIETAL ISSUES
NEWS BRIEFS