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Coordination of fiscal policies must be linked to EU 2020 strategy

S&D Euro MPs today welcomed a commitment from the European Commission to present proposals to strengthen the Euro zone and ensure long term stability but warned that the EU should not engage in a...

EU challenge for Cameron

Leading European politicians today challenged British Conservative leader David Cameron to "come clean" over his alliances with right-wing parties in other EU countries. Martin Schulz, leader of the...

Euro MPs voice concern for Europe's postal services

The European Parliament's main progressive group, the Socialists and Democrats, today backed a European trade union demonstration in Brussels on liberalisation of postal services, to take effect on...

Schulz takes firm stance on democracy and secularism in Turkey

The European Parliament's main progressive group, the 184-strong Socialists and Democrats, tonight reiterated its support for continuing talks on Turkish accession to the EU. But the group called on...

Euro MPs invite public to join an online debate on copyright and counterfeiting

The European Parliament's main progressive group, the 184-strong Socialists and Democrats, will stream and live blog a round table discussion on the anti-counterfeiting trade agreement ACTA this week...

S&D promotes Women in Peace processes

S&D leader Martin Schulz will intervene in the opening session of the public conference on women's involvement in conflict resolution that will take place in Brussels on 14-15 April. Mr. Schulz...

S&D Group condolences on the air tragedy

Following today's air crash in Smolensk, the leader of the Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European parliament, Martin Schulz said: "On behalf of the S&D...

South Caucasus - The need to promote stability and cooperation

The main progressive group in the European Parliament reaffirmed today the need for an EU strategy for the South Caucasus, given the importance of this region and the potential role that EU has in...