“Why the New Europe is a chance for our continent and the Middle East”

Manuel Ochsenreiter, director of the Berlin-based German Center for Eurasian Studies
Manuel Ochsenreiter, director of the Berlin-based German Center for Eurasian Studies

The director of the German Center for Eurasian Studies, Manuel Ochsenreiter, published an opinion piece about the Eurosceptic movements and their geopolitics in the Lebanese “Al Akhbar” newspaper. Continue reading ““Why the New Europe is a chance for our continent and the Middle East””

Brexit: German politician demands EU referendum

Copyright: Olaf Kosinsky/Skillshare.eu
Copyright: Olaf Kosinsky/Skillshare.eu

German MEP Marcus Pretzell of the eurosceptic Alternative für Deutschland party (AfD) welcomed the British EU referendum and demands a referendum about the German EU membership as well. Pretzell called the referendum day for Britain a “fateful day”. Continue reading “Brexit: German politician demands EU referendum”

German MEP Marcus Pretzell: “The US was pushing the EU, especially, Germany to sanction Russia.”

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In RT´s report about the Yalta International Economic Forum German MEP Marcus Pretzell (AfD) is critizising the EU sanctions against the Russian Federation:
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German MEP Marcus Pretzell (AfD) at 2nd Yalta International Economic Forum

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The 2nd Yalta International Economic Forum – ‘Economic Growth in the Face of New Challenges” – commenced its proceedings on the morning of 14th April 2016. The first of the Forum’s events was an exhibition of investment projects – already incepted, and proposed for implementation – in the Republic of Crimea in the City of Sevastopol. The projects featured in the exhibition include the construction of a new terminal building at Sevastopol airport; establishing industrial parks, agricultural parks, and tourist clusters in the Republic of Crimea; as well as implementing development projects in the Region. Continue reading “German MEP Marcus Pretzell (AfD) at 2nd Yalta International Economic Forum”

Ukrainian ambassador to Germany threatens German MEP Marcus Pretzell on twitter

The Ukrainian ambassador to Germany, Andrij Melnyk, threatened German MEP Marcus Pretzell from the sovereignist party “Alternative für Deutschland” (AfD) via twitter. Melnyk said: Pretzell´s recent “illegal visit to occupied Crimea” will have “consequences”. The Ukrainian ambassador did not explain what type of consequences. Continue reading “Ukrainian ambassador to Germany threatens German MEP Marcus Pretzell on twitter”

German MEP Marcus Pretzell from the sovereignist AfD party has left the ECR fraction

Marcus Pretzell (Olaf Kosinsky/Skillshare.eu)
Marcus Pretzell
(Olaf Kosinsky/Skillshare.eu)

The German MEP Marcus Pretzell from the sovereignist party „Alternative für Deutschland“ (AfD) announced today that he left the ECR fraction in the European Parliament. He will not join any other fraction in the parliament before the AfD party convention in Stuttgart end of April, he said.