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22 Feb 2021
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S&D Group online event: Media and artistic freedom under attack - Europe has to act

The Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament invites you to join the online event “Media and artistic freedom under attack - Europe

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

"It is clear the pandemic is not over and that we already need to prepare for future challenges now. Even with vaccines being approved and new

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“Why are rich countries, like Australia, never blacklisted”? ask S&Ds as they condemn EU tax havens list for mainly targeting poor countries

Reacting to today’s approval of an up-dated EU black list of tax havens by EU foreign ministers, the Socialists and Democrats in the European

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S&Ds react to Commission proposal on vaccine strategy: “The pandemic is not over. We need to prepare for future challenges!”

Reacting to the European Commission’s latest action plan to prepare for the threat of coronavirus variants, the Socialists and Democrats restate their

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S&D Group: Time to stop turning a blind eye to data protection rights violations under FATCA

When EU Finance Ministers meet today, they will discuss the unfair consequences facing thousands of EU citizens known as ‘Accidental Americans’. The S

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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, on media freedom in both Poland and Hungary “This was a sad week for media freedom in Europe

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S&D e-Privacy negotiator: Negotiations must start ASAP

The European Parliament’s negotiator on the e-Privacy regulation, Birgit Sippel MEP, has called for trilogue talks between the European Parliament

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S&Ds: Stop the massacres in Yemen. Shameful responsibilities of Saudi Arabia and Arab Emirates cannot be glossed over

Following the approval of the resolution on the humanitarian and political situation in Yemen by the European Parliament today, the Socialists and

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MiFID: S&Ds reject conservatives’ deregulation push masquerading as Covid-19 crisis measure

The Socialists and Democrats are leading the drive to reject the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) Quick Fix in tomorrow’s vote in

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S&Ds: From products’ end-of-life to sustainable production. Circular Economy to boost social and economic recovery post-Covid

In the previous Action Plan, the EU Commission had mainly focused on products’ end-of-life, setting ambitious targets for recycling; today’s report on