An interesting question

With regard to the UK’s decision to allow the fabrication of “three-parent-babies”, 56 MEPs from 6 political groups (excluding only the Greens, but including even the radical left) have submitted the following written question to the European Commission:


 We are looking forward to reading the Commission’s reply.


… small postscript: one reader tells us that the question has also been signed by two MEPs from Verts/ALE. The most under-represented group is in fact ALDE with only one signatory. In any case, it is good that even among the Greens and the radical left there is still a small trace of human-rights consciousness…