“The European Parliament (EP) and the bloc’s member-countries have reached a provisional deal on the digital ID framework…

Opponents, like Dutch EP member (MEP) Rob Roos, took to X, though, to announce the news, and brand it as ‘very bad.’ The reason, according to Roos, is that in the process of striking a deal the two EU institutions ‘ignored all the privacy experts and security specialists.’

…the EP is yet to vote on the agreement – and is urging citizens to contact their MEPs, tell them they oppose the looming regulation, and ask them to vote against.”