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The eurozone needs more user-friendly rules to be more efficient

The European Parliament must be fully involved in reform of the Eurozone, say S&Ds

“The European Parliament must be fully involved in the forthcoming discussions on Eurozone governance”, warned leading S&D Group MEPs. S&D Group vice-president responsible for economic and...
Austria

Gianni Pittella: Social Democracy wins if we show clear alternative to the right!

Following the parliamentary elections in Austria and the regional elections in Lower-Saxony (Germany) over the weekend, the Socialists and Democrats are set to continue shaping their identity...
Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)

S&Ds: JCPOA must be respected by all, including USA

S&D vice-president Victor Boștinaru MEP states: “The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran is a success of multilateral diplomacy, a step forward in the fight for nuclear non-...
Unesco

Nothing justifies US withdrawal from UNESCO, say leading S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament regret Washington's announcement that the US is withdrawing from UNESCO by 31 December 2017. The allegations of the organisation being pro-...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - Together Convention and Progressive Leaders

Quote of the week “Things cannot be changed through an illegal referendum. What did it achieve? Only damage. Damage to citizens; damage to Spain and also damage to Europe. A strong Spain in an ever...
solidarity has no borders refugees migrants

S&Ds: Resettlement of refugees must not be conditional on co-operation on border control

The European Parliament’s civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee today voted in favour of a report on new proposals for rules on resettling refugees to the EU. Following pressure from...
Catalonia: Gianni Pittella and Enrique Barón Crespo call for dialogue within the law

Catalonia: Gianni Pittella and Enrique Barón Crespo call for dialogue within the law

The president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, is closely following the unfolding of events in Catalonia. Today he met Enrique Barón Crespo, former...