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Pittella: S&D Group welcomes the election outcome. Bulgaria is ready for change

Following the outcome of the presidential elections in Bulgaria, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella commented: "The S&D Group welcomes the...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D president Gianni Pittella "We respect the vote of the American people . Yet – for us, today is a sad day. A sad day for the entire world. Donald Trump is the expression...
Pittella with Swedish PM Löfven: Social Europe and shared responsibilities on migration top priorities for progressives,  #EuWakeUp, Visegrad countries, Marita Ulvskog, Brexit,

Pittella with Swedish PM Löfven: Social Europe and shared responsibilities on migration top priorities for progressives

S&D Group president Gianni Pittella and the head of the S&D Group’s Swedish delegation, Marita Ulvskog, today held fruitful meetings in Stockholm with the Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&Ds - Weekly Update. Last week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week, S&D president Gianni Pittella "W believe that political dialogue is the only way to normalise democracy in Turkey. The detention of members of parliament is another step...
Pittella: The detention of the Kurdish HDP leaders is unacceptable. Turkish authorities must set them free, Kurdish Peoples Democracy Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtaş and Figen Yüksekdağ,

Pittella: The detention of the Kurdish HDP leaders is unacceptable. Turkish authorities must set them free

S&D Group president Gianni Pittella has reacted to the detention of two co-leaders of the Kurdish Peoples Democracy Party (HDP) with the following statement: "The S&D Group is devastated by...
S&Ds: Proud of awarding Sakharov prize to Yazidi women, the Sakharov Prize for 2016 to Nadia Murad Basee and Lamiya Aji Bashar, advocates for the Yazidi community, Pittella, Elena Valenciano,

S&Ds: Proud of awarding Sakharov prize to Yazidi women

European Socialists and Democrats welcomed today’s decision of the Conference of Presidents to awards the Sakharov Prize for 2016 to Nadia Murad Basee and Lamiya Aji Bashar , advocates for the Yazidi...