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S&D Group welcomes the prospect of opening accession negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia next year

EU governments on Tuesday decided to aim for opening accession negotiations with both Albania and North Macedonia in June 2019. S&D Group regrets the lack of ambition behind the decision to delay...
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The new S&D agriculture coordinator, Nicola Caputo, voices strong opposition to CAP budget cuts

Following today's meeting in the agriculture committee, MEP Nicola Caputo has been appointed as the new S&D coordinator. In his first statement as coordinator, Caputo said: “We are at a crucial...
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S&D members launch the Alevi Friendship Group of the European Parliament

At the initiative of the S&D Group, yesterday the European Parliament held the founding meeting of the "Alevi Friendship Group": a platform to promote cooperation between the members of the...
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Today, S&Ds launch conference addressing the main challenges of the Euro-Mediterranean cooperation

Building together a fair, prosperous and sustainable space for peace and solidarity on the two shores of the Mediterranean must be the priority for the European Union and for all countries on the...
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S&Ds on migration: People come first!

The S&Ds call on European leaders and member states to ensure the security of people on rescue boats and to find sustainable solutions at the European Council. S&D Group president, Udo...
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French and European socialist leaders launch together their first citizen’s conference on Europe this Friday in Paris

Less than a year before the next European elections, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann, France's Socialist Party (PS) first secretary Olivier Faure, and president of the French Socialist delegation...
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EPP Group must finally act against the authoritarian slide in Hungary

Ahead of a crucial vote in the European Parliament’s civil liberties, justice, and home affairs committee on the rule of law in Hungary, leading S&D MEPs have called on their counterparts from...