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S&D delegation in Marrakesh: We must stand up for the UN global compact on migration

A delegation of MEPs from the S&D Group are in Marrakesh today and tomorrow for the intergovernmental conference to adopt the global compact for safe,

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S&Ds launch common Charter of progressive values with ACP parliamentarians

Socialist and Democrat MEPs relaunched their cooperation with progressive forces in Africa, Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) this week during the 36 th

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The Gruevski affair undermines credibility of EU enlargement policy: Orbán must extradite him to Skopje

At the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament called today on Hungary to extradite to Skopje Nikola Gruevski, the former

  • Victor Boştinaru MEP
  • Knut Fleckenstein MEP
  • Western Balkans
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S&Ds call on High Representative Federica Mogherini to mediate between Moscow and Kiev to avoid further escalation in the Azov Sea

Reacting to the fast-changing situation in the Sea of Azov, a strategic arm of the Black Sea where Russia and Ukraine share the coastline, the S&D

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S&Ds: Niger is becoming a model of solidarity and security on migration management. Member states must further invest in development

At the end of the mission to Niger from 19 to 22 November, where an S&D delegation met with, among others, the president of the National Assembly, the

  • S&D vice-president Tanja Fajon
  • Knut Fleckenstein MEP
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EPP weakens European Parliament’s recommendations on academic freedom due to pressure from Orbán

The European Parliament’s foreign affairs committee (AFET) today voted on the Recommendation on Academic Freedom in the EU's External Action report,

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Hungarian government is acting incredibly irresponsibly in offering asylum to former Macedonian PM

Leading S&D MEPs are deeply concerned by the news that the Hungarian government has granted asylum to the former Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola

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S&Ds discuss digitalisation and cyber security with Russian parliamentarians

Over the past two days, a delegation of four S&D MEPs: Knut Fleckenstein (DE), Liisa Jaakonsaari (FI), Eugen Freund (AT) and Georgi Pirinski (BG) met

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Tanja Fajon leads S&D delegation to Niger to assess the impact of EU programmes on migration, security and development

From Monday November 19, S&D vice-president on migration, Tanja Fajon, will lead a Group mission to Niger in the framework of the Socialists &

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Bangladesh must stop crackdown on civil society, media and critics

On the request of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament voted today a resolution on the deteriorating human rights situation in