Oppostion MEP Engin Ozkoc (CHP) accused the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of disrespecting soldiers who died in Syria. This started a huge brawl where more and more MPs joined and a chaotic fist fight erupted.
Ukrainian lawmakers started a small brawl over a land reform bill. The controversial initiative is about to change the rules how farmland can be bought. Also outside parliament people protested about the planned reform.
Opposition MEPs critizised the Serbian government because of little reponse to protests in Montenegro. In the neighbouring country parliament adopted a religious law opposed by supporters of the Serbian Orthodox church shortly before.
The vote in Montenegro’s parliament also led to chaotic scenes and the detention of pro-Serbian MEPs: