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S&Ds lead support for EU-UK Agreement in committee but seek assurances ahead of final vote

Today in a joint vote by the foreign affairs and the international trade committees, the S&D Group is leading support for the consent vote on the EU

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S&Ds continue to strongly support EU enlargement, but there must be no compromises on the rule of law and democracy

Today the European Parliament is voting on the first four progress reports on countries aspiring to join the European Union: Albania, North Macedonia

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S&Ds welcome sanctions against military leaders of the coup in Myanmar and demand release of all political prisoners

As demanded by the S&D Group and the European Parliament, the European Council has today imposed sanctions on the leaders of the undemocratic military

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The S&D Group strongly condemn the indictment to ban Turkish HDP opposition party

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament condemn the new crackdown on the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), following the news that

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S&Ds call for harmonised, EU-wide rules to prevent foreign funding undermining European democracy

The Socialists and Democrats call for clear minimum standards and rules, including a ban on foreign donations for political activities, to be

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S&Ds reject an external migration policy based solely on numbers

Ahead of the joint Council meeting of Foreign Affairs and Home affairs Ministers today (15 March), the S&D Group urges the Council to look beyond the

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The S&Ds in the European Parliament call for independent inquiry into assassination of Ambassador Attanasio in the DRC. The EU can make a difference with new rules on conflict minerals and due diligence

Following the terrible attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which killed the Italian ambassador, Luca Attanasio, an Italian military policeman

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S&Ds: Time to end political crisis in Georgia for the sake of country’s stability and Euro-Atlantic future

Following the recent developments in Georgia, including the arrest of Nika Melia, the leader of the main opposition party, United National Movement

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The EU must hold the Kremlin to account: time for new targeted sanctions

Following the visit by High Representative Josep Borrell to Moscow, the S&D Group called today in the plenary for a firm and united EU reaction

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S&Ds: Forging a fair and sustainable Africa Strategy – the way forward for the future of EU-Africa relations

The Socialists and Democrats welcome the adoption of the Africa Strategy in the development committee. This strategy, along with the future Post