Ilhan Kyuchyuk has been re-elected as ALDE Party Vice President December 2017 / 03 "My re-election by the ALDE Congress for a second term as Vice President is a great honour and an exclusive responsibility. I am proud of what we have achieved, but, at the same time, I am looking very seriously forward to what we have to do. The European perspective of the Western Balkans, the security, peace and prosperity in Europe - these topics should continue to be the main points in our agenda", Ilhan Kyuchyuk said.
Ilhan Kyuchyuk met with representatives of the civil society in Uzbekistan November 2017 / 28 Ilhan Kyuchyuk: Once again, I had the opportunity to meet with representatives of the civil society in Uzbekistan today in the European Parliament. Together with my guests, we agreed that the election of a new President of Uzbekistan could facilitate the new stage of democratic development.
ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen: MRF gives Bulgarian ethnic peace October 2017 / 14 As Baalen said, the politicians from the West can only take an example from MRF. According to him, the president of MRF, Mustafa Karadayi, gives a democratic alternative even to the conservatives, the opposition. Baalen declaired that the Western Balkans can not be left alone. He was pleased from the achieved agreement between Sofia and Skopje and said that he is looking forward for one between Skopje and Athens. According to Baalen, if one country has met the requirements for Schengen, she must be accepted. An active involvement of young people in politics is needed, said Mustafa Karadayi and added that MRF traditionally has a special attitude to young people.
ALDE Party leader Hans van Baalen concludes visit to Bulgaria October 2017 / 12 Hans van Baalen said that today Europe seems more relaxed and more ready to reform two years after the elections in the Netherlands, Germany, France and Austria, where the nationalist wave was defeated and isolated by the government, but expressed concern about the participation of nationalists in the Bulgarian government.