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S&D Group calls for the permanent EU exemption from the US tariffs on steel and aluminium

The S&D Group welcomes the US president’s plan to temporarily exempt the European Union from worldwide tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, 'as a first positive step' but calls for a permanent...
S&D Group reiterates its strong support for two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians

The S&D Group on a fact-finding mission to Israel and Palestine

Three months after US President Donald Trump announced the formal recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel, along with his decision to move the US embassy to the city, the S&D Group is...
S&Ds propose new framework for humanitarian visas, EU Visa Code, Tanja Fajon, asylum seekers, asylum, immigration, migration, lampedusa,

Kosovo a step closer to visa liberalisation with the EU

The S&D Group welcomes yesterday’s ratification of the Border Demarcation Agreement with Montenegro, by the Parliament of Kosovo. This means one of the main obstacles for the Kosovar citizens to...
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The S&Ds call for a full investigation into the use of a military-grade nerve agent in the UK

The S&D Group strongly condemns the use of a military-grade nerve agent as a chemical weapon in the UK. This was an unprecedented attack on civilians in Europe. We call for all the necessary...
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President Duterte of the Philippines must be held accountable

The S&D Group strongly criticises the decision made by president Rodrigo Duterte to pull the Philippines out of the international criminal court (ICC). There is no doubt that this decision - made...