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13 Oct 2020

S&D Group Africa Week 2020

We are pleased to announce that the 4th edition of our Africa Week Initiative will take place from Tuesday 13 to Thursday 15 October 2020. More

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S&Ds on new Pact on Migration and Asylum: solidarity has to be the rule, not the exception

The S&D Group welcomes the Commission’s long-awaited new Pact on Migration and Asylum based on solidarity, which includes a commitment to end ad hoc

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S&Ds: Dialogue is the only way forward. Turkey needs to refrain from any further illegal and unilateral action in Eastern Mediterranean

Following the escalation of the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean, the Socialists and Democrats Group has requested and obtained a debate with

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Sanctions must be imposed on Lukashenko and Belarus regime, and free elections held as soon as possible, says Iratxe García

With the strong support of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament today adopted a resolution condemning the Belarusian authorities for

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S&Ds: Hands off Dr. Mukwege. We have the moral duty to ensure protection and call for justice in Congo DRC

Following the call put forward last week by Dr. Mukwege during an exchange of views in the subcommittee on human rights (DROI), and on an initiative

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S&Ds denounce conservatives and liberals for rejecting sanctions for non-respect of EU arms export rules

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament denounce the conservatives and the liberals for demonstrating double standards on the

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S&Ds: poisoning of Navalny cannot go unpunished

In today’s plenary debate, the Socialists and Democrats strongly condemned the assassination attempt on Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny. The S&D Group

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S&Ds call on EU foreign ministers to insist on new free & fair elections in Belarus and rapidly implement targeted sanctions, including against Lukashenko

During an exchange of views with Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya at today’s extraordinary meeting of the foreign affairs

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Common Statement from EPP, S&D, Renew Europe, Greens/EFA and ECR - « We call for new and free elections in Belarus »

In a common statement, political leaders from EPP, S&D, Renew Europe, Greens/EFA and ECR groups in the European Parliament join forces to call for new

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S&D MEP Robert Biedroń refused entry into Belarus at Minsk airport

Today in the late afternoon, Robert Biedroń MEP (Poland, S&D), chair of the European Parliament’s Delegation for relations with Belarus was denied