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S&Ds welcome political understanding on EU Mercosur deal and insist on guarantees for labour rights and environmental standards

After 20 years of negotiations, the EU and Mercosur today signed a political agreement on their future Association Agreement. Reacting to this news, S

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The Sea-Watch crisis shows the urgent need to build up an EU migration policy, say Iratxe Garcia and David Sassoli

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament regret the situation of the 42 migrants who were stranded in the Mediterranean in the Sea-Watch

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Erdoğan should understand the message: In Istanbul, people have voted for democracy and better living conditions

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament congratulate all Istanbullus and the opposition CHP Party candidate Ekrem İmamoğlu who won for a

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S&Ds: Violence in Sudan must stop immediately. Dialogue is the only way towards a democratic transition and new elections

Following the deadly military crackdown on protesters in Sudan's capital, Khartoum, which has prompted global concern, the S&Ds call for an immediate

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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: Orbán’s latest attack on academic freedom will not be tolerated

Following the latest reports that the Hungarian government has submitted draft legislation to Parliament that would put the Hungarian Academy of

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S&D Group will continue to support enlargement process: Albania and North Macedonia should start accession negotiations without further delay

Today, the European Commission presented in the European Parliament its annual Enlargement Package, including individual reports on the Western

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S&Ds denounce decision to annul Istanbul mayoral elections result under the pressure of Erdogan

Yesterday the Turkish Supreme Election Council (YSK) ordered a rerun of the mayoral race in Istanbul, won in March by the oppositional CHP Party

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Udo Bullmann: “Congratulations Pedro Sánchez and the Spanish people! They can lead the way for a progressive Europe”

The general election in Spain yesterday was a clear victory for the Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE) with 28.7% of the vote and 123 seats in the lower

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S&Ds congratulate Volodymyr Zelensky for victory in Ukraine’s presidential election: Now it’s time for reforms

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament congratulate Mr. Volodymyr Zelensky on becoming Ukraine’s next president, saying reforms on

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If Brunei’s inhuman new stoning law is enforced, EU should impose tough sanctions

At the initiative of Socialist and Democrats, the European Parliament condemned today Brunei’s new penal code which made adultery and gay sex