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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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At last, lorries will also contribute to lowering CO2 emissions, say S&Ds

Heavy-duty vehicles produce around 6% of total EU greenhouse gas emissions, and the EU will soon enforce a new legislation aiming at drastically

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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

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S&D Group demands that all elected mayors in Turkey be given their mandates

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is astonished to learn that some of the mayors who have won the local elections two weeks ago, are

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S&D Group event: Nicaragua, for Freedom

S&D Group event: Nicaragua, for Freedom. 16.00-17.00: Exchange of views on the dialogue between the government and the Civic Alliance and how the EU

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S&Ds: Netanyahu is showing his worse face, a bully who utterly disregards international law

The S&D Group expressed all its contrariety and concern over the recent statements given by Mr. Netanyahu regarding his will to annex West Bank

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Mobility Package: S&Ds help to broker a compromise to improve working conditions of professional drivers

The European Parliament today backed a cross-party deal on the so-called Mobility Package, which includes new rules on posting of drivers; working and

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S&D Group congratulates the opposition parties in Turkey for winning Ankara and Istanbul, and for a strong result in the South-East

The S&D Group welcomes the results of the local elections held yesterday in Turkey. Despite the oppression against opposition forces, unbalanced media