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Maynmar genocide

There must not be impunity for genocide against Rohingya minority in Myanmar

Socialists and Democrats are appalled by the findings of the UN investigators' report on the violence against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar that explicitly recognises what happened as genocide...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Udo Bullmann “The death toll in the Mediterranean is going up despite the number of people heading towards EU shores going down. EU member states and the...
Srebrenica memorial

Srebrenica was the first genocide of post 1945 Europe and we will not accept anybody denying it

Socialist and Democrats are outraged to learn that the leader of Bosnia’s Serbs in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik, denied that genocide was committed in Srebrenica and last week called for the...
New chapter for Greece and flag

Udo Bullmann: Greece and Europe are ready to chart a new course

Ahead of the upcoming conclusion of Greece’s third economic adjustment programme, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann stated: “We are happy to see that Greece is exiting the third and final bailout...

Udo Bullmann: How many more lives must be lost in the Mediterranean for Europe to act?

In view of the commencing work to prepare decisive talks between EU governments in Vienna and Salzburg, S&D Group president, Udo Bullmann stated: “Enough is enough with inaction and...
The European Parliament has shown the way for the next Commission migration agenda.

Udo Bullmann: EU policy solutions on migration revolve around solidarity

Ahead of the EU member states discussions next week and again at end of August on combating refugee smuggling and preventing loss of lives in the Mediterranean, S&D Group president, Udo Bullman,...

Udo Bullmann: De-escalation of trade war is positive but relationship is far from normal

Reacting to the outcome of the meeting between European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker and US president Donald Trump, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann stated: “The result of the meeting...