Sira Rego

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Sira Rego

EP President candidate Sira REGO (GUE NGL, ES) - Electing the new President of the European Parliament (48188770452) (cropped).jpg
Rego in 2019
Member of the European Parliament
for Spain
Assumed office
2 July 2019[1][2]
Personal details
Born20 November 1973
Political partyUnited Left

Sira Abed Rego (b. 20 November 1973)[3] is a Spanish politician affiliated with United Left (IU), who was elected as a Member of the European Parliament in 2019.[4] In that capacity she was nominated as European United Left–Nordic Green Left's candidate for President of the European Parliament,[5] placing fourth in the election held on 3 July 2019.[6]


  1. ^ "Key dates ahead". European Parliament. 20 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Key dates ahead". BBC News. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  3. ^ "IU: Comisión Colegiada".
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  5. ^ "Sira Rego is the Left's candidate for EU Parliament Presidency". New Europe. 28 June 2019. Retrieved 2 July 2019.
  6. ^ "David Sassoli elected President of the European Parliament". News: European Parliament. Retrieved 5 July 2019.