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Protect whistle blowers text on whistle

Finally, European Commission backs S&D’s call for protection for whistle-blowers

The S&D Group today welcomed the proposal from the European Commission on the protection of whistle-blowers in the EU. S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “The S&D Group have been calling...
Gun and do not kill journalists

The EU must do more to support investigative journalists

The European Parliament today passed a resolution on the protection of investigative journalists, following the murder of Ján Kuciak and his partner Martina Kušnírová in Slovakia. The resolution...
Scene from Gaza with big letters GAZA over it

S&Ds successfully pushed the European Parliament to condemn the killings at the Gaza border

The Socialists and Democrats played a leading role in adopting today a resolution by the European Parliament to condemn the killings and the injuring of many Palestinians by the Israeli army at the...
EU flags and words protect democracy

European Parliament backs direct funding for NGOs fighting to protect democracy

The European Parliament today backed the creation of a European Values Instrument to support civil society organisations that promote fundamental values such as democracy and the rule of law in the...
Migration - trext - opening our eyes and our hearts

Migration is a global issue - EU must support UN work on global rules

The European Parliament today backed a resolution supporting the work of the United Nations to create compacts on safe, orderly and regular migration and on refugees. S&D Group vice-president...