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MEPs criticise GMO banning proposal

Two of the European Parliament’s political groups have come out against the 22 April proposals to allow national governments to ban EU-approved genetically modified food and feed, but from different sides of the fence. European Conservatives and Reformists headed their statement “Commission's GM cave-in: submission dressed up as subsidiarity”, while the headline on the Greens’ statement was: “EU Commission continues down slippery slope of easing way for GMOs in Europe.”


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