Rupert Matthews MEP attended the Diwali celebrations in the European Parliament at the invitation of the Hindu Forum of Europe. The event featured noted santoor maestro Pandit Satish Vyas and the Natya Dance group from London putting on a display of traditional Indian dance.
On Wednesday Rupert Matthews MEP attended a meeting at the European Parliament that called for the crimes against humanity carried out by the former Communist regimes to be recognised as clearly as those perpertrated by the Nazis.
On 27 Sept Rupert Matthews attended the opening of a major retrospective exhibition in the European Parliament highlighting the courageous activities of political dissidents in the Warsaw Pact countries during the 1970s and 1980s.
On 27 Sept Rupert attended a meeting in the European Parliament organised by fellow Conservative MEP John Flack [Eastern] and the Fur Free Alliance. The meeting highlighted the way in which fur products are often mislabelled in a way to mislead the public.
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