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With the up-dated Enforcement Regulation, the EU will be in a better position to defend our commercial interests

The European Parliament will today debate and tomorrow vote the up-dated Enforcement Regulation as agreed in the negotiations with the Commission and

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S&D Group's Plenary Times - news on the European Parliament's Plenary session in Brussels - 18 to 21 January 2021

Presentation of the programme of activities of the Portuguese Presidency Debate on Wednesday 20 January Iratxe García Pérez, S&D Group President “2020

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S&Ds reject MiFID Quick Fix as harmful deregulation of markets, at a time we should be supporting SMEs

The Socialists and Democrats are leading the drive to reject the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) Quick Fix, and today voted against

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S&Ds say NO to self-centred national throwback on vaccination. The only way forward is an EU approach

Following the current debate around the procurement and distribution of the vaccine against Covid-19 at a European and member states level, the

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Iratxe García: “It is time to heal the wounds and unite the country again around the rule of law, freedom

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Time to clean up after Trump

The Socialists and Democrats salute the US Congress’ confirmation of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’s victory in the November presidential election

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S&D Group welcomes announcement of EU-UK agreement

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the announcement of an agreement that is expected to deliver the necessary damage

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S&Ds: Death penalty is unacceptable. Federal executions in the US must be stopped

The Socialists and Democrats denounce and condemn with the strongest words the resumption by the United States of the executions at the federal level

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S&Ds: EU Parliament condemns Egypt for blatant human-rights violations. Relationships with Cairo must be revised

Following the approval of the resolution on ‘The deteriorating situation of human rights in Egypt, in particular the case of the activists of the

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Recovery and Resilience Facility done: “We could not allow ourselves to falter” say S&Ds

European Parliament negotiators wrapped up discussions with the Council on the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) last night, a key tool to repair