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Zero tolerance for Orbán’s asylum policies

Zero tolerance for Orbán’s asylum policies
Socialists and Democrats welcome today’s decision taken by the European Commission to launch an infringement procedure against Hungary concerning its “Stop Soros” package of laws. The legislation that the Hungarian parliament adopted in June is designed to crack down on non-governmental organisations (NGOs) by criminalising them for providing help to illegal immigrants.

A vast choice of exhibitions for the end of the summer vacation

A vast choice of exhibitions for the end of the summer vacation
As is the case every year, September is the month that sees the start of the cultural year. This is the time when the capital’s many museums and cultural centres take the opportunity to present their new programmes. From Beyond Klimt to Michel Blazy, not forgetting many exhibitions dedicated to Horta, art lovers are not going to be short-changed.
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Sénégal : la Cour d’appel rejette la demande de libération d’office de Khalifa Sall

Au cours d’une audience tenue le mercredi 18 juillet, la Cour d’appel de Dakar a rejeté la demande de libération d’office de Khalifa Sall. Une demande déposée consécutivement à une décision de la Cour de justice de la Communauté économique des États de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (CEDEAO) qui a estimé que l’État sénégalais a violé les droits de M. Sall.

Kosovo has done its homework – citizens deserve to freely travel to Europe

Kosovo has done its homework – citizens deserve to freely travel to Europe
S&D Group welcomes today’s European Commission announcement that Kosovo has made sufficient progress with regards to the fight against corruption and organised crime, and should now be granted a visa-free regime with the European Union. This means that all the conditions of EU visa liberalisation are now fulfilled. Socialists and Democrats have always been at the forefront of the fight for visa-free travel for all of the Western Balkans, including Kosovo.