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S&Ds: EU should suspend negotiations with Azerbaijan following the latest crackdown against peaceful protest

Last weekend Azerbaijani authorities violently dispersed peaceful rallies organised by the National Council of Democratic Forces (NCDF), an umbrella

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"This is a crucial summit for the future of Europe, with Brexit and the next multiannual EU budget on the table, says Iratxe García ahead of EUCO

Ahead of the European Council this afternoon, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Iratxe García said: "This is a

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S&Ds: Time for all EU member states to show political maturity and responsibility, and start the accession negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania

Socialists and Democrats express their greatest concerns following the inability of the European affairs ministers of EU countries to find yesterday

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“Turkey must withdraw its forces from the North of Syria now,” say S&Ds

A long-lasting, sustainable solution to the Syrian conflict will never be achieved by means of military action. S&D MEPs unite in asking the Turkish

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It is necessary to defend our elections against foreign interference and manipulation

Today, at the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament supported a resolution on foreign electoral interference and

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“We will not accept anything less than an MFF that works for the people,” say S&Ds

The next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021 - 2027 is crucial for the proper functioning of the EU. In a vote today, in Plenary, S&D MEPs have

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S&Ds on Turkish invasion in Syria: “EU must use all available instruments to put pressure on Ankara”

In a statement in the European Parliament Plenary today, S&D vice-president Kati Piri called for an immediate EU response in reaction to the start of

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A robust budget is essential for the just transition to an environmentally and socially sustainable EU, says Iratxe García

Today at the plenary debate on the upcoming European Council on the 17th and 18th of October, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the

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S&D Group praises Kosovo for calm and orderly elections

Last Sunday extraordinary legislative elections took place in Kosovo. The elections had been well managed, transparent and competitive with a vibrant

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Josep Borrell – Best man for a difficult job as Europe's top diplomat

Following today's hearing with the members of the foreign affairs committee, the S&D Group expressed its full confidence in Josep Borrell’s