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It is necessary to defend our elections against foreign interference and manipulation

Today, at the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament supported a resolution on foreign electoral interference and

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S&Ds on Turkish invasion in Syria: “EU must use all available instruments to put pressure on Ankara”

In a statement in the European Parliament Plenary today, S&D vice-president Kati Piri called for an immediate EU response in reaction to the start of

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S&D Group praises Kosovo for calm and orderly elections

Last Sunday extraordinary legislative elections took place in Kosovo. The elections had been well managed, transparent and competitive with a vibrant

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Josep Borrell – Best man for a difficult job as Europe's top diplomat

Following today's hearing with the members of the foreign affairs committee, the S&D Group expressed its full confidence in Josep Borrell’s

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We will push Commission vice-president designate Šuica to ensure that people are fully involved in the debate on the future of Europe, say S&Ds

Following yesterday's hearing of Commission vice-president designate Dubravka Šuica, our group has decided to give its support to the Croatian

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S&Ds: Fully confident Jutta Urpilainen will do an outstanding job as Commissioner in implementation of Sustainable Development Goals and fight against poverty

Following today's hearing in front of the development committee (DEVE), the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament is fully

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Šefčovič kicks off Commissioner hearings with widespread support from MEPs

As the Commission hearings kick off, Maroš Šefčovič, vice-president-designate for Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight, received strong support

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Brazilian environment and human rights defenders - S&Ds nominees for the 2019 Sakharov Prize

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have jointly nominated three Brazilian activists for the 2019 Sakharov Prize. They represent

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S&Ds call for in-depth inquiry through special EP committee into foreign interference in European democratic processes

At the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament today held a debate on foreign interference and disinformation in national

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We stand with Kaftancioglu, leading opposition figure in Turkey, against unacceptable sentence of 9 years

Today an Istanbul court sentenced the main opposition CHP (Republican People's Party) Istanbul head Canan Kaftancioglu to 9 years and 8 months in