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S&Ds welcome steps towards more European responsibility in the migration challenge

Udo Bullmann, S&D president, says: “Last night was proof that common European responsibility still exists - despite populists’ and nationalists’ attempts to undermine our unity and destabilise...
S&Ds back civil society’s call on EU leaders for a more humane and sustainable Europe, Kathleen Van Brempt, Maria João Rodrigues,

Udo Bullmann: European Leaders must take a bold step towards tackling the real problem of lack of solidarity in Europe!

On the occasion of today’s Council meeting, S&D MEPs call on Heads of State and Government to find a reasonable and fair agreement on a common asylum and migration policy. S&D Group president...

Europe must fill the vacuum left by American leadership

Europe must fill the vacuum left by American leadership when it comes to defending human rights around the globe - says the S&D delegation who just concluded its five-day visit in Washington DC...
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S&D Group president Udo Bullmann present at EUCO pressroom tomorrow at 17:00

In light of tomorrow’s Summit with Heads of State and Government to discuss the future of Europe in key areas, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann will be present at the EUCO pressroom tomorrow, 28...
Ricken Patel, president and CEO of Avaaz,

Progressive and pro-European forces must fight for Europe together, with vision and passion!

Leading S&D Euro MPs today welcomed Ricken Patel, president and CEO of Avaaz, who presented his network and debated on new forms of political communication and activism, as well as on the means...
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S&D Group welcomes the prospect of opening accession negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia next year

EU governments on Tuesday decided to aim for opening accession negotiations with both Albania and North Macedonia in June 2019. S&D Group regrets the lack of ambition behind the decision to delay...
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The new S&D agriculture coordinator, Nicola Caputo, voices strong opposition to CAP budget cuts

Following today's meeting in the agriculture committee, MEP Nicola Caputo has been appointed as the new S&D coordinator. In his first statement as coordinator, Caputo said: “We are at a crucial...