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Democratic Republic of Congo president Joseph Kabila

Joseph Kabila's decision to postpone presidential elections in DRC is unacceptable

Following Joseph Kabila’s decision to postpone the presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the president of the S&D Group in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella said: “...
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 "In politically turbulent times, it is fundamental to have a strong and efficient team with whom together we can fight for a fairer Europe. I...
S&D Group elects new Bureau and stands united behind Gianni Pittella as S&D candidate for EP president

S&D Group elects new Bureau and stands united behind Gianni Pittella as S&D candidate for EP president

Following the re-election of Gianni Pittella last week as president of the S&D Group for the second half of the European Parliament mandate, the S&D Group elected its new Bureau yesterday...
Pittella, The Eurogroup's decision on Greece is outrageous and shameful, short-term debt relief, Schäuble

Pittella: The Eurogroup's decision on Greece is outrageous and shameful

S&D Euro MPs are outraged at the Eurogroup's decision to suspend the short-term debt relief measures granted to Greece. S&D Group leader Gianni Pittella said: "The Eurozone decision is...
Speaking after Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Romania, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said:

Pittella: the Social Democratic Party victory ensures a strong and progressive Romania

Speaking after Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Romania, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “We welcome the clear victory of the Romanian Social Democratic party at the Sunday national...
S&D priorities - Strasbourg session from 16 to 19 January 2017

Plenary update - Strasbourg session from 12 to 15 December 2016

Quote of the week from S&D president Gianni Pittella: The European Parliament – the only institution elected by the citizens – has the historical duty to become the pillar of a new EU devoted to...
Marche de la paix pour Beni : la communauté internationale ne doit plus fermer les yeux face au massacre à Beni (RDC), #ConflictMinerals, #4Africa, Gianni Pittella, S&D Cécile Kyenge, Beni, à John Mpaliza,

Marche de la paix pour Beni : la communauté internationale ne doit plus fermer les yeux face au massacre à Beni (RDC)

La marche ‘March-Relay Reggio Emilia – Bruxelles’ pour Beni, arrivée aujourd’hui au Parlement Européen à Bruxelles vise à sensibiliser le public européen sur la tragédie que vit le peuple congolais,...
Gianni Pittella has today been confirmed president of the Socialists and Democrats Group by acclamation

Gianni Pittella has today been confirmed president of the Socialists and Democrats Group by acclamation

This vote demonstrates a great unity and cohesion of the S&D Group around its leader who is standing as a candidate for the presidency of the European Parliament. S&D Group president Gianni...