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2016 Liberal Eyes n°21 - 25/05/16

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23/05/2016
ALDE Party President congratulates Liberal Taiwan's President
On Friday 20 May Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the Democratic Progressive Party, was sworn in as President of Taiwan. ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen MEP joined the ceremony in Taipei and considered Tsai Ing-wen's election as "a great step in the process of strengthening Taiwan's democracy."
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25/05/2016
Tribute: European Liberals mourn the loss of Marco Pannella
European Liberals mourn the loss of Marco Pannella, the hero of civil rights in Italy and historic leader of ALDE Party member Radicali Italiani. A good friend of Italian Liberals, Sir Graham Watson, former ALDE Party President, who worked closely with Pannella, expressed his thoughts for his passing away.
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23/05/2016
Liberal International discusses security and freedom in Tbilisi
Hosted by the Republican Party of Georgia, the 196th Executive Committee meeting of Liberal International took place from 20 to 22 May in Tbilisi, to discuss a common liberal strategy to respond to the challenges of safeguarding freedom and security, such as fighting cybersecurity or international terrorism.
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23/05/2016
VVD holds Congress on future of the Netherlands
Dutch liberals of VVD discussed the future of the Netherlands last weekend. At the opening of the VVD Congress, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said: “People are worried about the arrival of refugees to our country. Anyone coming here should understand, respect and realise what are our values."
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24/05/2016
LibDem to serve as Minister for Education in new Government of Wales
The former leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats Kirsty Williams will serve as Cabinet Secretary for Education in Wales after receiving the backing of Liberal Democrat members to accept an invitation from the First Minister.
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24/05/2016
Individual members meet in Spain and Portugal
On 20 May, Individual Members in Spain met in Madrid, invited by Beatriz Becerra MEP, to talk about the upcoming referendum in the UK. On the other side of the Iberian Peninsula, Individual Members met on 18 May in Lisbon to discuss the present and future of social security in Portugal.
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23/05/2016
Final chance to register for the ALDE Party Council in Vilnius
The next ALDE Party Council meeting will take place on Saturday 4 June 2016 in Vilnius, Lithuania, hosted by ALDE Party member Lietuvos Respublikos liberalų sąjūdis. Hurry up and REGISTER now, there is only a bit more than a week to go for the #ALDECouncil!

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