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Romania Parliament

Pittella: Dăncilă appointed new PM is the right way forward for EU and Romania

Following the confirmation of the Romanian President, Klaus Iohannis, to appoint Viorica Dăncilă as new Prime Minister, the S&D Group leader, Gianni Pittella, stated: “The S&D Group...
Gianni Pittella from Malta: Europe united against Trump, #EuwakeUp, undermining EU values and threatening our democracies, refugee crisis, asylum, migration, refugees, investment and jobs and the creation of a true European social pillar, #SocialRights,

S&Ds: Situation in Malta – need for further investigation

Speaking after comments from Ana Gomes MEP regarding the situation in Malta, S&D Group Vice-President Tanja Fajon, said: “Regarding comments from my colleague Ana Gomes MEP regarding the...
Palestinian girl in front of UNRWA logo holding palestinian flag

S&Ds condemn the freezing of funding to UNRWA by the Trump administration

The S&D Group strongly protests against the announcement of the US administration to freeze 65 million USD budget support to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the UN agency...
World, electric turbines and electric plug

S&Ds lead the EU’s transition to a clean energy model ensuring no one is left behind

Socialists and Democrats are leading the European transition towards a clean and sustainable economic and social model in which energy plays a central role. This is why, today, the S&D Group...
Hand over  words stop human trafficking

Stronger EU action is needed to eradicate trafficking in human beings, say S&Ds to the Commission

At the request of S&D Euro MPs, the European Commission will later today have to answer on their actions to fight against trafficking in human beings. According to Commission figures, 76% of...
Plastic bottels and bags in ocean

All plastic should be recyclable and recycled in the near future, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcomed the Commission’s strategy to reduce plastic waste. In line with S&D efforts to promote a transition to a circular economy -...
PAZ on Colombian flag

S&Ds promote a declaration to support the peace process in Colombia

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have promoted a declaration, co-signed by the United Left (GUE) and the Greens, to support the Colombian peace process. At the request of the S...

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