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Pittella: Trump has forgotten again to engage his brain before talking

The S&D Group strongly condemns the latest declarations of the US president Donald Trump, calling African countries, El Salvador and Haiti ‘shithole countries’. By insulting other nations, the...
Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 16 to 19 April 2018 - S&D priorities on the agenda

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 15 to 18 January 2018 - S&D priorities on the agenda

S&D priorities on the plenary agenda. ▶ Wed, 17 Debate with the Taoiseach of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, on the future of Europe gianni.pittella@europarl.europa.eu + 33 3 88 17 5159 A new impetus to...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

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

Quote of the week by S&D president, Gianni Pittella: There are many battles ahead of us in 2018. First and foremost, the battle to end social inequalities, create more jobs, growth and...
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Pittella: We are worried about the extreme-right drift in Austria. Sanctions cannot be excluded.

Speaking after the formation of a coalition government in Austria, where the far-right Freedom party will hold various key ministries, S&D Group President Gianni Pittella said: "We are deeply...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

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

Quote of the week by S&D Group vice-president and co-author of the Panama Papers’ inquiry committee report, Jeppe Kofod “The Panama Papers revealed that a global corrupted elite of politicians,...
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Pittella: Romania, Bulgaria and Croatia deserve to be included in Schengen

S&D MEPs have called for Bulgaria and Romania to be admitted to the Schengen passport-free area as soon as possible. They also insisted that Croatia should join as soon as it meets the technical...