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S&Ds welcome Commission’s proposal to crack down on illegal trade in cultural goods, Commissioner Pierre Moscovici, Elena Valenciano, terrorists,

S&Ds welcome Commission’s proposal to crack down on illegal trade in cultural goods

The Socialists and Democrats welcome the proposal to combat the illegal import of cultural artefacts presented by Commissioner Pierre Moscovici today. Illicit trade in valuable artworks, sculptures...
S&Ds: Hotspots are not the solution to the refugee crisis. Safe routes and relocation are the answer, migrants, asylum, #EuwakeUp, Court of Auditors' special report on hotspots, Caterina Chinnici MEP, Inés Ayala Sender MEP,

S&Ds: Hotspots are not the solution to the refugee crisis. Safe routes and relocation are the answer!

A special report by the European Court of Auditors on migration hotspots was presented today in the European Parliament's committee on budgetary control. The report highlights the great progress made...
S&Ds North Sea Plan must provide for sustainable fisheries and conservation

S&Ds: North Sea Plan must provide for sustainable fisheries and conservation

Today the European Parliament's committee on fisheries voted in favour of the North Sea Multi-annual Plan. The plan aims at ensuring the sustainability of the stocks and the implementation of an...
It is crucial to step up our efforts to protect women against all forms of violence, say S&Ds, EU ratification of the Council of Europe Istanbul Convention, Christine Revault d’Allonnes-Bonnefoy, Iratxe García Pérez, of violence, domestic, sexual, harassm

It is crucial to step up our efforts to protect women against all forms of violence, say S&Ds

Europe has taken a new step forward to combat and prevent all forms of violence against women. Yesterday evening, the civil liberties and women’s rights and gender equality committees in the European...
S&Ds: Commission, act now! Whistleblowers deserve EU-wide protection, Virginie Rozière, Panama Papers and LuxLeaks, #TaxJustice,

S&Ds: Commission, act now! Whistleblowers deserve EU-wide protection

The S&Ds presented today in the European Parliament’s legal affairs committee an important draft report on whistleblowers, a priority for our Group. Thanks to the S&D Group, high standards...
S&Ds slam French U-turn on FTT, French minister of finance Bruno Lemaire, European financial transaction tax (FTT), Udo Bullmann,

S&Ds slam French U-turn on FTT

Today, S&D Euro MPs expressed their bewilderment and severe disappointment with the news that the French minister of finance Bruno Le Maire intends to indefinitely postpone the introduction of a...