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S&Ds back new restrictions on products that terrorists can use to make explosives

The European Parliament today voted to update laws on the sale and marketing of chemicals that can be used to make homemade explosives. The rules are

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S&D president Udo Bullmann: After killing of journalist, Europe must maintain a clear, coherent and united position towards Saudi-Arabia

Following the reports on the killing for the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, S&D Group president Udo Bullmann said: "We are deeply shocked by the

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EU member states must ensure that no citizen is excluded from voting

Following petitions signed by thousands of Europeans, the S&D Group is calling on the European Council and Commission to do more to ensure that EU

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Reform of European Citizens’ Initiative will make it easier for people to change direction of EU policy

The European Parliament today voted on the reform of the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI). The European Citizens' Initiative is a unique and

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Accidental Americans: EU must stand up to US over double taxation of EU citizens

S&D MEPs today called for the European Commission to act to protect EU citizens affected by the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). The US

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S&Ds: With the post-Cotonou Agreement, the EU must invest more in cooperation with ACP to face common challenges together

“At the end of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly held in Brussels amongst European Union, African, Caribbean and Pacific countries representatives, the

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10 years after Russian invasion, we remain committed to sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia

10 years on from the August 2008 invasion of Georgia by Russia, the Russian Federation continues its illegal occupation of the Georgian regions of

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Closer EU-NATO cooperation is imperative for European citizens’ security

Strengthening EU-NATO cooperation is imperative for the security of European citizens in light of Europe’s deteriorated security environment. A

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Historic meeting between Trump and Kim, but whether it goes beyond the photo-ops remains to be seen

Socialists and Democrats welcome the very first meeting between the leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un and the US President Donald Trump that took

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The true cost of a Big Mac - S&Ds urge Commission to crack down on abusive zero-hour contracts

Following a series of petitions sent to the European Parliament signed by more than 31,000 people, the S&D Group has urged the Commission to crack