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Gaza strip cease fire

Middle East: S&D Euro MPs call again for a permanent cease-fire

S&D Euro MPs are deeply concerned about the consequences of the Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip and call for an end to the suffering of millions of civilians on both sides. S&D...
tragedy in Ukraine yesterday evening, in which Boeing 777 of Malaysia Airlines crashed and 298 people

Gianni Pittella: "Europe wake up! We have to stop war going on beyond our Eastern borders"

Following the tragedy in Ukraine yesterday evening, in which Boeing 777 of Malaysia Airlines crashed and 298 people died, Gianni Pittella, S&D Group president, said: "On behalf of the entire S...
candidate for EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker and Gianni Pittella

A positive start but no blank cheque for Jean-Claude Juncker

Following the hearing with candidate for EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels yesterday, the S&D Group debated the proposals he has put forward and outlined their first...
Italian MEP Gianni Pittella elected as new S&D Group president

Italian MEP Gianni Pittella elected as new S&D Group president

Today the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament elected Italian MEP Gianni Pittella as the Group's new president, with a large majority. Gianni Pittella, former vice-president of...