Opening of the session - Debate on euro-crisis added on Tuesday, key EU decisions, Tunisia, Libya, ETA and Turkey
Parliament added a debate on the euro crisis summits to the agenda for Tuesday afternoon. President Jerzy Buzek highlighted Wednesday's votes on the EU's 2012 budget. He also welcomed Tunisia's first free election, the end of Colonel Gaddafi's 40-year rule in Libya, and ETA's renunciation of violence. Finally, he voiced Parliament's sympathy with those close to the 200 victims of Sunday's catastrophic earthquake in Turkey.
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