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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 Group president, Iratxe García on the Recovery Plan “This week’s proposals include the necessary new instruments to face the

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S&Ds: If the UK is serious about a deal, significant progress is needed next week

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is calling for significant progress in next week’s negotiations between the EU and the UK on the future

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Covid-19 is no excuse for ripping up the rulebook on democracy and fundamental rights

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today published a recovery plan for democracy and fundamental rights. As the world has worked

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“The Recovery Plan is a historical investment that we owe to future generations,” says Iratxe García

Today, Commission president Ursula von der Leyen presented to the plenary of the European Parliament three proposals for a Recovery Plan, a

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Iratxe García and Jens Geier call on incoming German EU-Presidency to make Europe stronger and more united

To prepare the next rotating EU- Council Presidency when Germany will take over on the 1st of July 2020, group leaders in the European Parliament will

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S&Ds call for solidarity with Venezuelan refugees and end of general sanctions ahead of Donors’ Conference

Speaking ahead of today’s International Donors’ Conference in solidarity with Venezuelan refugees and migrants, jointly organised by the European

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

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group president, on the Recovery Plan “This week we expect the Commission to come forward with a Recovery Plan

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S&Ds: We welcome the EU Commission’s strategy on biodiversity. We need binding conservation and restoration objectives, limits to pesticide use and better mainstreaming of biodiversity

Following today’s presentation of the 2030 Biodiversity Strategy by the European Commission and in view of the upcoming biodiversity day, the 22 of

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S&Ds: The new Netanyahu-led government in Israel is worrying. We will never accept illegal annexation of occupied territories

Following the vote in the Knesset, the new government of Israel has been sworn in, ending nearly 18 months of political deadlock. According to the

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S&Ds on EU-UK negotiations: The lack of progress is extremely worrying

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are calling for significant more progress in the negotiations between the UK and the EU on the