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

Upcoming activities Busy days ahead for our S&D members, as we prepare for the last Plenary session before the European elections! Meanwhile, we ’re

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Next Monday in Lisbon, Udo Bullmann and António Costa will advocate a sustainable Europe

The S&D Group in the European Parliament, the initiative Progressive Society and the Portuguese think tank Res Publica are hosting a conference on the

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Forcing EU citizens to give fingerprints for all new ID cards is wrong approach

S&D MEPs today voted against measures that will impose collection and storing of fingerprints of all European citizens on all new ID cards. The S&D

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S&Ds act responsibly to ensure UK citizens will not need a visa to visit EU27 post-Brexit

The European Parliament today voted in favour of reciprocal visa-free access for EU and UK nationals following Brexit. The legislation will apply from

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S&Ds bring new era of work-life balance to Europe

With the European Parliament’s final vote today, new rules for work-life balance in Europe can finally become a reality: Ten paternity days for

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Last chance to tackle violence against women before the European elections, warn S&Ds

After two years of unsuccessful negotiations for the EU's ratification of the Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women

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The European Personal Pension Product is a painted wall that was badly constructed: despite a number of improvements in consumer protection, PEPP still lacks a Pan European vision, say S&Ds

S&D Euro MPs today abstained in the final vote on the pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) because the final comprise lacked a true pan

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S&Ds present roadmap for sustainable Europe in Slovenia

S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann will travel to Ljubljana and Maribor in Slovenia to present the Progressive Society policy report on Sustainable

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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