• Zaev-Tsipras deal

    The Party of European Socialists calls on all progressives and its member parties to support the historic agreement on the decade-long name dispute.

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  • Pedro Sánchez becomes prime minister of Spain

    We warmly welcome the election of Pedro Sánchez, a progressive and honest pro-European, to lead the next government of Spain.

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  • PES warmly welcomes vote to end abortion ban in Ireland

    Legal barriers denying women control over what happens to their own bodies have finally been removed in the Republic of Ireland.

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  • One year to EU elections

    The twelfth Secretaries General Conference for Renewal and Modernisation today centres on 'Relaunching Social Democracy, Renewing Politics'.

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