28/03/2017 PES demands immediate release of Belarus political prisoners
The Party of European Socialists is following the current situation in Belarus with great concern and demands an immediate release of all political prisoners.
27/03/2017 PES sees demand for social justice in Bulgaria, welcomes consolidation of the Left vote
The Party of European Socialists congratulates its Bulgarian member party BSP for the strong result they achieved during the snap general elections in Bulgaria this Sunday. The Bulgarian Socialists doubled the strength of their parliamentary group, jumping from 39 to 80 seats.
27/03/2017 PES meets young socialist activists and leading progressives in Argentina and Chile
On behalf of the PES, deputy secretary general Marije Laffeber addressed young progressive activists and politicians from more than 50 countries in Rosario Argentina on the subject of common challenges and opportunities for progressive politics.
22/03/2017 The Party of European Socialists condemns attack in London
The Party of European Socialists condemns today’s attack in London in the strongest possible terms. We praise the work of the British police and emergency services in preventing more casualties.
13/03/2017 PES and progressive parties from 80 countries to tackle inequalities worldwide
Joint action to shift the modern world towards social justice, progress, democracy and solidarity was the main goal at a world gathering of leaders and representatives from progressive parties and organisations.
24/02/2017 Brexit conference: PES, UK Labour determined to protect shared values
PES president Sergei Stanishev joined UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in London today to open a major conference on Brexit.
02/02/2017 Tribute to Etienne Tshisekedi
The Party of European Socialists pays tribute to the memory of Etienne Tshisekedi.
01/02/2017 PES: President Ivanov must ask SDSM to form a government
The Party of European Socialists calls on the president of FRY Macedonia to give the Social Democratic Union of Macedonia (Социјалдемократски сојуз на Македонија, SDSM) the opportunity to form a government.
16/01/2017 PES: Constitutional change in Turkey is destroying the balance of power
The Party of European Socialists disapproves of the proposed constitutional changes in Turkey, inspired by Erdogan's party, which will be put to the vote for the second time in the coming days.
01/01/2017 PES mourns Istanbul attack victims
We are shocked and deeply saddened by the terror attack at the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey.