Nigel Farage: Don't turn the EU into a Soviet Union (Video)
European Parliament, Strasbourg - 14 July 2009
It is the first plenary session after the European elections and the European Parliament has just elected Jerzy Buzek MEP (Poland; EPP group). His election is the result of the usual stitch-up between the two biggest groups in the European Parliament, which share the 5-year presidency between them.
After Mr Buzek's inaugural speech, the presidents of the groups gave their adulations to the newly elected president, except for Nigel Farage MEP, the president of the newly-formed group 'Europe of Freedom and Democracy'...