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S&Ds: The unjustified and undemocratic decision by Turkish authorities to remove Diyarbakir, Mardin and Van mayors should be reversed

This morning the Turkish interior ministry replaced the HDP mayors of the cities of Diyarbakir, Mardin and Van. State governors have been appointed in

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S&Ds Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights And What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by Jonás Fernandez, MEP and S&D spokesperson on economic affairs “It is shameful how Western corporations use dodgy tax schemes to

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Mauritius Leaks show Parliament's tax committee must continue to fight against tax crimes, say S&Ds

Today, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists published the Mauritius Leaks which reveal how multinational companies, with the help

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S&Ds Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights And What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by S&D president, Iratxe García Pérez We will be vigilant and make sure that over the next five years Ms. von der Leyen will deliver

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United States must end the separation of migrant families and stop treating asylum seekers, including children, as criminals

At the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament adopted today a resolution on the situation at the US-Mexican border,

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S&Ds calls for free and fair elections to end political impasse in Venezuela

The European Parliament today voted a resolution denouncing the human rights situation in Venezuela. The Socialists and Democrats expressed their

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Von der Leyen must act quickly on commitment to fix EU asylum system and save lives in the Mediterranean

During a debate in the European Parliament on the ongoing situation in the Mediterranean Sea, where humanitarian NGOs are being criminalised for

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S&Ds: The EU is at a crossroads. The Finnish presidency will contribute to creating a more sustainable Europe for a sustainable future

Finland’s presidency kicks off during a decisive moment for the history of the European Union. In this transition period for the EU institutions, it

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We will support Ms von der Leyen as long as she delivers on her promises, says Iratxe García

The Socialists and Democrats decided to vote in favour of Ursula von der Leyen as next Commission President. After an intense group meeting, the

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S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D president, Iratxe García Pérez “We had a good and honest exchange with Ms. von der Leyen. However, we did not have enough