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Banana trade: Commission and Right leave ACP partners in the lurch

On Tuesday morning this week, MEPs from the S&D Group accused their colleagues on the Right and the European Commission of abandoning Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) banana-producing...

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Brussels from 6 to 7 October 2010. Socialist and Democrat priorities on the agenda

Socialist and Democrat Priorities - Plenary Session - October I - Brussels Wednesday 6 October 2010 World day against the death penalty EU action on oil exploration and extraction in Europe Third...

Roma -- European Commission must not let France off the hook on discrimination, say S&D

European Socialists and Democrats welcomed the European Commission's unprecedented decision today to open an infringement procedure against France over the recent expulsion of Roma people. S&D...

Violence against women: S&D want protection without gaps

The European Parliament Committees on civil liberties and women's affairs today in Brussels jointly adopted a proposal to introduce a European protection order to tackle violence against women and in...

With "made in" label, better information for EU consumers

Consumers in the European Union will soon have the chance to make more informed and responsible purchases, after the approval this morning of an origin marking scheme by the European Parliament's...

Bosnia-Herzegovina and EU : the past, the present and the future

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will organize a conference" Bosnia-Herzegovina and EU: the past, the present and the future" on September 30th in the European Parliament" only...

Euro zone: "They want to put our economies in a straitjacket"

S&D Euro MPs are concerned over tough sanctions to be adopted by the European Commission later today for euro zone countries that fail to cut debts or public deficits quickly enough. Said S&D...

Petition on freedom of expression in Romania

S&D senior MEPs welcomed a delegation of Romanian journalists who sent a petition to the European Parliament on the freedom of expression in Romania. Hannes Swoboda, vice-president of the...