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S&Ds: International community must stop the slaughtering of Syrians. UN action can no longer be blocked

Following the atrocities committed in the recent days in Douma and elsewhere in Syria, namely the chemical bombing attack over the population, the S&D

  • refugees
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The S&Ds call for a full investigation into the use of a military-grade nerve agent in the UK

The S&D Group strongly condemns the use of a military-grade nerve agent as a chemical weapon in the UK. This was an unprecedented attack on civilians

  • Clare Moody
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S&Ds: Live animal transport must be humane. Animal welfare and food quality can’t be sacrificed

Following the revelation of abuses of the current legislation on transporting live animals, reported by the Animal Welfare Intergroup in the European

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There is no time to waste in deploying EU-wide infrastructure for alternative fuels, say S&Ds

During a plenary debate in Strasbourg, Socialists and Democrats pressed the Commission for a stronger commitment to expanding the Europe-wide

  • greenhouse gas emissions
  • Environment
  • climate
  • Transport
  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
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The European Union failed to use its leverage over Ankara

The S&D Group is disappointed by the conclusions of the European Court of Auditors report on Turkey published today, which states that EU funding to

  • S&D MEP Kati Piri
  • rule of law
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The S&Ds demand immediate ceasefire throughout Syria

As unspeakable horrors continue to take place in Eastern Ghouta and other parts of Syria, the S&D Group has pushed the European Parliament to hold a

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Led by S&Ds, the Parliament demands urgent legislation for an intelligent transport system

Despite speedy technological advancements, of which citizens and the environment could benefit, the EU is still not properly prepared for the emerging

  • István Ujhelyi
  • Ismail Ertug MEP
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S&Ds call on all parties of Syrian conflict to ensure immediate ceasefire

Speaking after the bombing by Syrian government forces of the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area outside Damascus, S&D Group vice-president on foreign

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S&Ds strongly condemn Duterte’s latest misogynist, violence-inciting remarks and welcome ICC’s decision to open an examination on the Philippines’ situation

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament strongly condemn Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte’s latest misogynist statements to shoot

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Dear Osman Kavala, Ahmet Şik and Selehattin Demirtaş...

Dear Osman Kavala, Dear Ahmet Sık, and dear Selehattin Demirtaş, Kati Piri's message is for you. We have not forgotten you and we will continue to