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Let’s not waste more time: the EU needs strong coordinated action against COVID-19 now, says Iratxe García

Following the meeting of the Eurogroup ministers yesterday and ahead of today’s extraordinary European Council meeting, the leader of the Socialists

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S&Ds: EU cannot leave the Western Balkans alone to cope with coronavirus

Socialist and Democrats in the European Parliament call on the Commission and the member states to include the Western Balkan countries in actions

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S&Ds condemn the decision by Russia to ban the European Endowment for Democracy on its territory

Socialists and Democrats condemn the decision by Russian authorities to include the European Endowment for Democracy (EED), in their list of

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COVID-19: Progressives urge Eurogroup to adopt far-reaching Economic Recovery Plan

The president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García, the PES president, Sergei Stanishev, and the president of the

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The Parliament will do its utmost to urgently pass EU anti-coronavirus legislation, says Iratxe García

The leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García, is closely following developments in the COVID-19 crisis and the

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S&Ds to EU leaders: All forms of racism, anti-Semitism, homophobia and hate-speech are a crime

In response to offensive anti-Semitic and homophobic displays at carnival parades in the EU, the Socialists and Democrats called on EU leaders to

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Monetary policy is not enough. The EU must do whatever it takes to save people and the economy from COVID-19, urge S&Ds

Following today’s decisions of the European Central Bank to expand its quantitative easing programme, and the Single Supervisory Mechanism to release

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#EUinSolidarity: S&Ds call on Commission to stop talking about shields and start talking about solidarity

Ahead of the visit of president von der Leyen and Commissioner Johansson to Greece, the Socialists and Democrats are calling for genuine EU solidarity

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Iratxe García demands strong determination to protect EU citizens and also the economy in the face of the COVID-19 

The president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament is following closely the COVID-19 crisis and the measures taken to contain

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S&Ds: The EU must be united and ensure solidarity and flexibility to face the COVID-19 crisis. We won’t let our citizens down

Following the dramatic outbreak of Covid-19 we are called upon, as Europeans and EU Institutions, to be united and effective to win this fight