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Pittella, Barnier has experience necessary for Brexit role, European Commission’s chief negotiator,

Pittella: Leaked document shows the nasty side of Theresa May´s government

Responding to a leaked document from the UK Home Office on a possible post-Brexit immigration strategy, S&D Group President Gianni Pittella said: “The leaked document shows the nasty side of...
S&D Joint Extremism/Digital Europe Working Group Conference - Fake News: Political and Legal Challenges.

Commission must do more to tackle the spread of fake news

S&D MEPs have today called for the European Commission to come forward with proposals to tackle the spread of fake news online. The call came ahead of a high level discussion on fake news and...
Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev

S&Ds call for full European Parliament investigation into Azerbaijani Laundromat scandal

Reacting to the new revelations in the Azerbaijani money-laundering and lobbying scandal published by the Guardian, Le Monde and Süddeutsche Zeitung, the Socialists and Democrats Group in the...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up.

Quote of the week “UK is still far from being open and keen to discuss seriously over Brexit” Gianni Pittella Upcoming activities Welcome back from holidays! Next week we will be back in full...
S&Ds: elections a success for the Kenyan people, africa, Tanja Fajon,  Julie Ward, The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM),

Pittella : Kenya is a crucial country for Africa. Rule of law and peaceful electoral process must prevail

Following the unprecedented decision for Africa of the Kenyan Supreme Court to annul the outcome of the last presidential election, the leader of the S&D Group, Gianni Pittella, with S&D...
Pittella: S&Ds welcome the adoption by EU Council of the guidelines for the Brexit negotiations,

Pittella: Stalemate doesn´t come as a surprise. UK is still far from being open and keen to discuss seriously over Brexit

After the third round of formal Brexit talks, the S&D Group president, Gianni Pittella, stated: “The lack of decisive progress on any of the principal subjects in the third round of negotiations...