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05/12/2019 International cooperation on the agenda of Berlin conference

Progressive change in Europe is only made possible by effective international political cooperation, the Party of European Socialists said today as high-level representatives from the international progressive family met in Berlin.

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29/11/2019 PES deeply saddened by Albanian earthquake and expresses its condolences with all those affected

The Party of European Socialists is deeply saddened by the death and destruction caused by the earthquake in Albania, which has claimed the lives of more than 40 people so far.

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27/11/2019 Commission’s headline policies are progressive policies

Thanks to the efforts of progressives, the European Commission approved today has a programme to respond effectively to the key issues facing Europe. But we will be vigilant and demanding to ensure the Commission President’s promises are delivered, the Party of European Socialists has said.

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25/11/2019 PES delegation stands in solidarity with the HDP and the Kurdish people

The international community must stand by the Kurdish people affected by conflict and repression, a delegation of progressives from the Party of European Socialists, reaffirmed as it visited Turkey and the border area with Syria.

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21/11/2019 PES Women: society must break the silence on online violence against women and girls

The world must be safe for women, offline and online, representatives from academia, the tech industry, civil society, and European politics said today as they met for the PES Women Annual Conference: Breaking the silence on online violence against women and girls.

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19/11/2019 PES regrets Trump’s disregard for international law

The Party of European Socialists regrets the decision of the United States administration to condone the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, ending the US’s four-decade long position that the territory is occupied in violation of international law.

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13/11/2019 General election result proves once again that Spain wants a progressive government

The Party of European Socialists welcomes PSOE’s clear victory in the Spanish general election on Sunday.

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08/11/2019 Lula must be released under the new rules of the Brazilian Justice System

The Party of European Socialists calls for the immediate release of former president Luiz Inácio ‘Lula’ da Silva, after the decision of the Supreme Court of Brazil to re-interpret the constitutional rules regarding imprisonment before final appeal. Justices ruled that imprisonment before final appeal violates the Constitution.

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07/11/2019 PES welcomes further sign of unity of the Polish left

The Party of European Socialists welcomes the decision of the Polish left to form a single group in the Polish parliament.

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06/11/2019 PSOE is the only party that can guarantee a progressive government to move Spain forward

Spain’s general election is a chance to cement the country’s positive, progressive, future.

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