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“We must act now. Later will be too late!” - S&Ds pressure EU institutions to save the tourism sector from bankruptcy

With the tourism and travel sector in the EU coming to a near standstill, Socialists and Democrats call on the European Commission, EU Council and the

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S&D: Covid-19 is another urgent reason for the immediate release of all prisoners of conscience

At the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the subcommittee on human rights in the European Parliament held today a remote exchange of views

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

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group president on the EU Recovery Plan “Europe is aching for an ambitious European recovery plan to tackle

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S&D online event tonight: Iratxe García & progressive leaders to discuss their vision for “A new beginning for Europe!”

On the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Schuman declaration (9 May), progressive forces are coming together for an event on solidarity. The COVID-19

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S&Ds: It is time to set up a European Health Union. If not now, when?

The coronavirus emergency has clearly highlighted the limited tools the European Union can rely on when it comes to fighting the spread of a deadly

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S&Ds launch Recovery Plan for Europe to build a fair and sustainable future for all

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today launched a Recovery Plan to tackle the immediate economic and social aftermath of the

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Turning apps into electronic tags will not restore our basic freedoms, say S&Ds

The S&D Group in the European Parliament underlines that contact tracing apps can only be part of a broader strategy in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic

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If convergence is sacrificed in the COVID-19 response, the whole EU project will be at risk, Iratxe García told Commission president today

Today the group leaders and the president of the European Parliament held a special meeting in the presence of Commission president Ursula von der

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Social Democrats take the lead in Europe’s commitment towards the Western Balkans

Ahead of the EU-Western Balkan summit, and as a sign of the commitment to the enlargement process, the Socialists and Democrats in the European

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

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group president “This year, 1st May is not like any other year. More than 50 million Europeans are at risk of