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S&Ds back new restrictions on products that terrorists can use to make explosives

The European Parliament today voted to update laws on the sale and marketing of chemicals that can be used to make homemade explosives. The rules are

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The EU General Court confirms our criticism on the permissibility of harmful diesel emissions in the EU

Today Socialists and Democrats welcomed the ruling of the General Court according to which the European Commission exceeded its powers by allowing

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S&D president Udo Bullmann: After killing of journalist, Europe must maintain a clear, coherent and united position towards Saudi-Arabia

Following the reports on the killing for the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: "We are deeply shocked by the

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The Commission's follow-up report on Dieselgate shows lack of action by member states, say S&Ds

In its recommendations of 4 April 2017 following the Dieselgate inquiry, the Parliament called on the European Commission to submit by October 2018 “a

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The Parliament wants a 40% reduction of cars’ CO2 emissions by 2030

Today the plenary of the European Parliament backed an ambitious report drafted by S&D MEP Miriam Dalli calling for a 40% cut of cars’ and vans’ CO2

  • Miriam Dalli MEP
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S&Ds demand national binding targets on alternative fuels infrastructure

Socialists and Democrats are committed to phasing out fossil fuels and to transforming the European transport landscape in order to make it

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S&Ds: With the post-Cotonou Agreement, the EU must invest more in cooperation with ACP to face common challenges together

“At the end of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly held in Brussels amongst European Union, African, Caribbean and Pacific countries representatives, the

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  • Maria Arena MEP
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10 years after Russian invasion, we remain committed to sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia

10 years on from the August 2008 invasion of Georgia by Russia, the Russian Federation continues its illegal occupation of the Georgian regions of

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Closer EU-NATO cooperation is imperative for European citizens’ security

Strengthening EU-NATO cooperation is imperative for the security of European citizens in light of Europe’s deteriorated security environment. A

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Historic meeting between Trump and Kim, but whether it goes beyond the photo-ops remains to be seen

Socialists and Democrats welcome the very first meeting between the leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un and the US President Donald Trump that took

  • Victor Boştinaru MEP