Petition link – http://www.thepetitionsite.com/763/168/053/eu-commissioners-fail-live-animals-transported-to-turkey./?taf_id=22743166&cid=email_na
Firstly, we want to thank everyone who has supported, shared and signed the petition.
We have recently had confirmation from the EU that our (above) petition has now been passed through to the Committee on Petitions. Please read more at http://serbiananimalsvoice.com/2016/04/01/england-response-from-eu-regarding-turkish-live-export-petition/
On 4/4/16 we received another letter from the EU. As you may recall, we recently wrote on the issue of live exports to Turkey from the EU to several senior EU figures. See more on this at: http://serbiananimalsvoice.com/2016/03/05/england-sav-now-formally-write-to-the-eu-regarding-eu-to-turkey-animal-transport/
The reply to ourselves is from Mr. Tusk. As you can see from the copy of the letter which we include below, it is suggested that we contact the DG for Health and Food Safety of the EU, as this Commission includes animal welfare. As stated, the policy of live animals being transported outside of the EU falls within the competence of Commissioner…
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