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

Quote of the week by S&D Group President, Iratxe García, on media freedom in both Poland and Hungary “This was a sad week for media freedom in Europe

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S&D e-Privacy negotiator: Negotiations must start ASAP

The European Parliament’s negotiator on the e-Privacy regulation, Birgit Sippel MEP, has called for trilogue talks between the European Parliament

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S&Ds: Stop the massacres in Yemen. Shameful responsibilities of Saudi Arabia and Arab Emirates cannot be glossed over

Following the approval of the resolution on the humanitarian and political situation in Yemen by the European Parliament today, the Socialists and

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MiFID: S&Ds reject conservatives’ deregulation push masquerading as Covid-19 crisis measure

The Socialists and Democrats are leading the drive to reject the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) Quick Fix in tomorrow’s vote in

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S&Ds: From products’ end-of-life to sustainable production. Circular Economy to boost social and economic recovery post-Covid

In the previous Action Plan, the EU Commission had mainly focused on products’ end-of-life, setting ambitious targets for recycling; today’s report on

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Europe’s Recovery Facility approved by Parliament. Now it’s time for member states to step up with national plans

Reacting to the European Parliament’s approval of the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), S&D MEP Costas Mavrides, negotiator on the file on

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S&Ds: we say NO to vaccine nationalism. Vaccination must speed up in the EU, and globally

Following the debate today in plenary on the state of play of the EU’s Covid-19 Vaccination Strategy, the Socialists and Democrats reiterate the need

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S&Ds: we say NO to vaccine nationalism. Vaccination must speed up in the EU, and globally

Following the debate today in plenary on the state of play of the EU’s Covid-19 Vaccination Strategy, the Socialists and Democrats reiterate the need

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The de facto abortion ban in Poland

The ban on abortion in #Poland is a human rights violation that puts women’s health and lives at risk. This is unacceptable!

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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