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S&Ds: European Union should do its utmost to keep the Iran Nuclear Deal alive

Today the European Parliament is debating the recent confrontation between Iran and the US, and the role the EU could play to de-escalate it. The

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S&D Group's news on the European Parliament's Plenary session in Strasbourg - 13 to 16 January 2020

Tuesday 14 January Presentation of the programme of activities of the Croatian Presidency "Over the next six months Croatia’s first presidency of the

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

As another busy year comes to an end, the S&D Group and Secretariat want to thank you for your collaboration in the past months. We wish you all happy

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Citizens must be at the heart of the Conference on the Future of Europe

Today, the leaders of the political groups in the European Parliament adopted recommendations on the mandate, structure, and composition of the

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S&Ds demand further labour and human rights guarantees from Vietnam before they can accept the trade deal

S&D MEPs have voiced their concern that there are still some pending commitments that Vietnam should deliver before the Socialists and Democrats can

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MEPs re-elect Emily O'Reilly as European Ombudsman

MEPs put their faith in the S&D-backed candidate, Emily O'Reilly, by renewing her mandate as European Ombudsman. The S&D Group look forward to working

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No matter where there is a breach of the law and no matter who is in government, people must be able to trust in democracy and rule of law, say S&Ds

S&D MEPs today voted in favour of a resolution on the rule of law in Malta which came following recent developments around the murder of Daphne

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S&Ds: No bees, no food, no life. The EU Commission must take immediate action to reduce the use of pesticides and save pollinators

The S&D Group welcomes the approval today in plenary of the Resolution on the ‘EU Pollinators initiative’, which highlights the importance of

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Conservatives and liberals vote down key instrument to crack down on tax avoidance

The European Parliament today approved the Tinagli report on ‘Digital taxation and the ongoing reforms in the framework of the G20 and OECD (BEPS 2.0)

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China must release Ilham Tohti, Sakharov Prize 2019 laureate, and close the ‘re-education camps’ for Uyghur’s minority. We are ready for targeted sanctions

Socialists and Democrats call on the Chinese authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Ilham Tohti, an economist fighting for the rights