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Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

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

Quote of the week “Shame, shame, shame. We can’t find a more suitable word to stress our deepest indignation, sorrow and anger for the disgraceful chemical attack on the Syrian city of Khan Sheikhoun...
Pittella on Brexit: We will fight for the best deal for EU citizens. Brexiters' lies put UK into chaos, #Brexit, #EuropeTogether

Pittella on Brexit: We will fight for the best deal for EU citizens. Brexiters' lies put UK into chaos

Speaking during a debate on the European Parliament’s resolution on Brexit today in Strasbourg, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “We are relieved that an overwhelming majority today...
chemicals

Pittella: Shame on all responsible for the chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun. UN and EU should stop this war

Following the news of chemical attacks in Syria, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “Shame, shame, shame. We can’t find a more suitable word to stress our deepest indignation, sorrow and...
Pittella: Orbán’s attack on CEU is unacceptable. How can EPP remain silent? Fidesz must go.

Pittella: Orbán’s attack on CEU is unacceptable. How can EPP remain silent? Fidesz must go.

Following a draft law from Victor Orbán’s government that would effectively ban the globally regarded Central European University (CEU) from operating in Hungary, S&D Group president Gianni...
S&D priorities on the agenda, 3 to 6 July 2017

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 3 to 6 April 2017. S&D priorities on the agenda

S&D priorities on the agenda, 3 to 6 April 2017 Negotiations with the United Kingdom following its notification that it intends to withdraw from the European Union Wednesday, 5 Gianni Pittella...
Yazidi refugees at a refugee camp

Pittella: S&Ds haven't forgotten Yazidi people's suffering. Displaced persons should be able to return home in security

The president of the S&D Group Gianni Pittella and S&D vice-president Josef Weidenholzer met representatives of the Yazidi-Sinjar Council. S&D Group president Gianni Pittella stated: "We...
Pittella, Barnier has experience necessary for Brexit role, European Commission’s chief negotiator,

Pittella: Conservatives to be blamed for Brexit´s negative consequences. We´ll defend EU and UK citizens’ rights.

Following the decision of the UK Government to trigger Article 50 and begin the UK’s departure from the EU, S&D Group President Gianni Pittella said: “It is a sad day today for the whole of...
Are big banks’ profits in tax havens legal, The Commission must launch a full investigation and lift all doubtspresident of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella, S&D Group vice-president Udo Bullmann and S&D spo

Are big banks’ profits in tax havens legal? The Commission must launch a full investigation and lift all doubts

“The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today called on the European Commission to investigate potential breach of EU competition rules following the revelations of a report on the...