S&Ds lead call for recognition of Palestine

12/12/2014
S&Ds lead call for recognition of Palestine
Foreign affairs, human rights, security & defence

Following the large vote of the European Parliament in favour of the resolution for the recognition of the Palestinian state, the Socialists and Democrats Group stressed the importance of this outcome for the peace process.

12/12/2014

Following the large vote of the European Parliament in favour of the resolution for the recognition of the Palestinian state, the Socialists and Democrats Group stressed the importance of this outcome for the peace process. This outcome comes as a result of the S&D Group's determination in pursuing this resolution, with the conviction that this will reinforce the tide of recognition among member states.

Plenary extracts with Gianni Pittella, S&D President and interview with Richard Howitt, S&D Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs.