About: Patrick Sensburg

Justice 06-05-2015

BND spying affair divides German coalition

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Angela Merkel defended cooperation between Germany’s intelligence service, the BND, and its US counterpart, the NSA, amid fresh accusations of illegal spying operations. EURACTIV Germany reports.

Justice 05-05-2015

BND scandal: Bundestag committee issues ultimatum

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The Bundestag's NSA investigation committee has demanded lists of search terms Germany's intelligence service, the BND, allegedly spied on for Washington.

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Technology 22-09-2014

National parliaments raise the pressure on data protection

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Parliamentary delegations from 16 different EU member states have called upon the EU to rapidly adopt the legislative package on the protection of personal data.

Euro & Finance 21-12-2011

German MP: Bundestag will participate in EU fiscal union pact

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As negotiations over the EU's new 'fiscal compact' begin in Brussels, the Bundestag promises to make its voice heard. EURACTIV Germany spoke with Patrick Sensburg, a Christian Democratic MP who chairs the Subcommittee on European Law.