► European Parliament, Strasbourg - British Prime Minister Gordon Brown addresses the European Parliament, 24 March 2009, in preparation to the G-20 Summit on April 2.
Gordon Brown calls for EU-US global rule. But he got his fair share of a grilling, especialy from Nigel farage and Dan Hannan. This collage provides snippets from speeches that afternoon.
The speeches are interspersed. The actual sequence was as follows:
• Hans-Gert Pottering, President of the European Parliament
• British Prime Minister Gordon Brown
• EU Commission President, Jose Manuel Barroso
• Martin Schulz, President of the Socialist Group (PES)
• Graham Watson, President of the Liberal Group (ALDE)
• Monica Frassoni, Co-President of the Greens/EFA Group
• Nigel Farage, Co-President, Independence/Democracy Group
• Daniel Hannan, non-attached, formerly with the EPP-ED Group
• Gordon Brown concluded by answering nothing.
• Other speakers that afternoon not appearing on this video are Joseph Daul (EPP-ED), Brian Crowley (UEN), Francis Wurtz (GUE/NGL)
European Parliament Mulitimedia Library
• Intro and ending:Excerpts from 'Tell Me Now So I Know' - Holly Golightly
• Cornerstone cues - Wicked
• Death of cat; Symphony I; Ottawa2006 (Rob Jacobson) - Alex Jones
• 'La Cathedrale de Strasbourg', from Hamburger Concerto, by Focus
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Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, United Kingdom
♦ Other states in Europe:
Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, Faroes, Andorra, Monaco, Liechtenstein, San Marino, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Transdniestria (Transnistria), Belarus, Turkey, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Abkhazia, South Ossetia.
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