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Warm welcome for election of Kemal Kilicdaroglu

Martin Schulz, on behalf of the Group of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, has welcomed the election of Kemal Kilicdaroglu as head of Turkey‘s Republican People’s Party (CHP) and...

A European resolution fund should not be a free ticket for banking speculation

The European Commission's proposal to create resolution funds in the 27 EU member states in order to manage any future banking crisis received a lukewarm reaction from S&D Euro MPs today. S&D...

"Europe needs the South now more than ever"

By adopting Vincent Peillon’s report on the Union for the Mediterranean, the European Parliament has solemnly reaffirmed its commitment to Euro-Mediterranean integration, which has to be one of our...

South Caucasus: EU must help stabilize the region

EU strategy must seek stability, prosperity and conflict resolution in the South Caucasus, says a resolution drafted by Socialists and Democrats, voted today in the EP. The main progressive group in...

Thailand should call early elections, says Véronique de Keyser

The European Parliament’s main progressive group today condemned the use of bullets against protesters in Thailand and called for a prompt, effective and impartial investigation into the politically...

EP leaders host key talks on political stalemate in Albania

The leaders of the two largest groups in the European Parliament, Joseph Daul EPP and Martin Schulz S&D, have invited Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha and opposition leader Edi Rama, who is...

Euro MPs back energy labelling scheme

The adoption of the long debated "Energy Labelling Directive" today envisages the improvement and modernisation of the labelling and standard product information indicating the consumption of energy...

S&D for a non-profit organ donation network in Europe

A European action plan on organ donation and transplantation was passed today at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. The project is based on the Spanish organ transplant system. S&D Euro MP...