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05/01/2017 PES welcomes Romania’s new socialist government

The Party of European Socialists welcomes Romania’s new Partidul Social Democrat government, led by prime minister Sorin Grindeanu.

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22/12/2016 PES welcomes Sevil Shhaideh to be nominated as new Romanian PM

The Party of European Socialists welcomes the decision of our member party PSD for Sevil Shhaideh to be nominated as the next Romanian Prime Minister.  If appointed, she will become the first woman head of government in Romania and also the first ever Muslim PM in the EU.

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13/12/2016 PES encourages dialogue among all democratic forces in FYR Macedonia

The Party of European Socialists is concerned about evidence of fraud in the FYR Macedonia elections, and calls for a socialist-led dialogue among all democratic parties to find a better alternative for the country.

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12/12/2016 PES congratulates Romanian socialists on election victory

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05/12/2016 Austria makes a strong statement of solidarity - PES

The vote of the people of Austria for a strongly pro-European president is a decisive rejection of destructive far-right politics, according to the Party of European Socialists.

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05/12/2016 PES acknowledges outcome of Italian Constitutional referendum

The Party of European Socialists acknowledges the result of the Italian constitutional referendum, where it had supported a 'yes' vote.

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03/12/2016 PES Council 2016: Grassroots Involvement and a Strong Social Resolution

Flanked by social democrat prime ministers and party leaders across Europe and by hundreds of activists and supporters, PES president Sergei Stanishev declared a common determination to act to fix Europe.

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02/12/2016 Socialist Leaders united in demand for action

Socialist and social democrats leaders from Europe came together in Prague in calls for urgent action at the end of day one of the 2016 PES Council.

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02/12/2016 Stanishev: Socialists must fight for what they believe

People have lost faith in the establishment – and they see socialists as part of that establishment, PES president Sergei Stanishev will tell a packed conference hall this afternoon.

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01/12/2016 Activists gather for first day of PES Council

Events surrounding the Party of European Socialists 2016 Council kicked off today (Thursday 1 December) with a gathering of hundreds of grassroots activists from across the European Union and beyond.

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