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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...
Barcelona terrorism 17 Aug 2017

S&D leaders call for unity against terrorism and for a European FBI

The Group of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today condemned the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, and asked the EU member states to strengthen co-operation and...
Civilians look on at landscape devastated by floods and landslides in Sierra Leone

Gianni Pittella: The EU must help Sierra Leone with the utmost urgency!

The death toll in Sierra Leone keeps rising following the floods and landslides of recent days, with more than 300 killed and thousands of missing persons in the capital, Freetown. Today, the...
Pittella on Venezuela: Assembly election was a sham. Maduro must end slide to authoritarianism,

Pittella on Venezuela: Assembly election was a sham. Maduro must end slide to authoritarianism

The Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament are deeply concerned about the rapidly deteriorating situation in Venezuela and have criticised yesterday’s vote on creating a new...