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Gianni Pittella to Polish citizens: don't close the doors to refugees, right wing propaganda, vice president Marju Lauristin and the head of the Socialist Polish delegation Boguslaw Liberadzki, refugees, migration, asylum,

Poland: Further criminalising women and those who perform abortions will lead to unnecessary suffering and deaths

The S&D Group in the European Parliament has condemned the passing of a new bill to the committee stage in the Polish parliament that would criminalise women who had an abortion and the doctors...

S&D Times 23.09.2016

Quote of the week The Panama inquiry committee in the European Parliament must also be able to investigate these new tax evasion revelations. For two years now, the S&D Group has been fighting...
S&Ds call for the release of all political protesters ahead of presidential elections in Gambia, Richard Howitt, David Martin, Human rights,

S&Ds call for the release of all political protesters ahead of presidential elections in Gambia

A cross party delegation of the subcommittee on human rights in the European Parliament, led by S&D Euro MP David Martin, visited Banjul from 19 to 23 September 2016 to evaluate the political...
S&Ds: We must stop turning a blind eye on the situation in the DRC, #4Africa, Gianni Pittella, Elena Valenciano, Beni territories,

S&Ds: Violence in the DRC is out of control. EU must stop turning a blind eye and demand a new election date

The S&D Group believe that the electoral process in the Democratic Republic of Congo must go ahead in respect of the country's constitution. Commenting on the tragic events in the DRC, Gianni...
Le Groupe S&D en faveur d'une coopération plus étroite de l'UE avec la Tunisie, Antonio Panzeri, Silvia Costa,

Le Groupe S&D en faveur d'une coopération plus étroite de l'UE avec la Tunisie

A l'occasion de la première réunion de la Commission parlementaire mixte UE - Tunisie (CPM) au siège de l’Assemblée des Représentants du Peuple de Tunisie (19-23 septembre), Antonio Panzeri (S&D...
Pittella: After the Barroso and now Neelie Kroes case, Juncker must tighten up rules on conflict of interests, #TaxJustice, tax havens, Neelie Kroes, Barroso, Panama inquiry committee, Bahamas leaks,

Pittella: After the Barroso and now Neelie Kroes case, Juncker must tighten up rules on conflict of interests

S&D Group president Gianni Pittella today is urging president Juncker to tighten up the rules of conduct for members of the Commission following Neelie Kroes being named in the Bahamas leaks. He...
S&Ds: The attack on the Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy is unacceptable, Victor Boştinaru, The 31-truck convoy, #EuwakeUp,

S&Ds: Attacks on Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy and medical professionals unacceptable

The 31-truck convoy that was targeted on Monday by either Syrian or Russian aircraft in rural Urem al-Kubra outside Aleppo has resulted in the deaths of at least 20 people in Syria, including...

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