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Marek Jurek

Name: Marek Jurek
Party: Right Wing of the Republic (Prawica Rzeczypospolitej)
Country: Poland

Marek Jurek is a right-wing politician, Member of the European Parliament. Since 20 April 2007 he has been the leader of the aspirant party Right of the Republic, which does not have any MPs. In the 1980s he was an activist in the anti-communist movement in Poland. After the fall of the communism in 1989, he was one of the founders of the now defunct political party Christian National Union. Marek Jurek declared full support for the teaching of the Catholic Church as he opposes abortion, euthanasia, same sex unions and in vitro. He supports the traditional family model.

In the European Parliament he is member of the Subcommittee on Security and Defenceand the Delegation for relations with the Pan-African Parliament. Additionally he is substitute in the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, Delegation for relations with Belarus and the Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly.