Recklessly unclear Terrorism Directive creates significant risks for citizens’ security

On 16 February, the European Parliament voted in favour of the EU Directive on combating terrorism. In EDRI's opinion, the weak, unclear, ambiguous wording in the Directive presents dangers for the rule of law, the right to privacy and freedom of opinion and expression of people in the European Union.

Country: EU

Domains: Privacy IG

Stakeholder: European Bodies

Tags: security, terrorist website, rule of law, EU, freedom of expression, right to privacy, fundamental rights, vote, European Parliament, terrorism directive

Posted on Thursday 16 February 2017

Previous item: « A positive step forward against the “censorship machine” in the Copyright Directive Next item: Citizens’ rights undermined by flawed CETA deal »