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EP received 1655 citizens' petitions in 2010

European Parliament 16 May 2011: The environment and fundamental rights continued to be of most concern to EU citizens petitioning the Parliament in 2010, according to the Petitions Committee's annual report, drafted by Spainish MEP Willy Meyer of the GUE/NGL group. EU citizens are increasingly turning to electronic petitioning, with 63% opting for an online application rather than mailing a petition.