The arrest on Friday, 30th January last of Sean Garland, former President of the Workers' Party of Ireland,
was raised at a session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg earlier this week (March 11th).
Athanasios Pafilis MEP a member of the GUE / NGL grouping in the parliament representing the Communist Party
of Greece (KKE) asked the following question:-
The President of the European Parliament said the question would be dealt with by means of a written answer
very shortly. We will update this site when this information is available.