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Drones and targeted killings: the need to uphold human rights and international law

Amendment No. 2 | Doc. 13731 | 22 April 2015

Ms Katrin WERNER, Germany, UEL ; Ms Athanasia ANAGNOSTOPOULOU, Greece, UEL ; Mr Tuur ELZINGA, Netherlands, UEL ; Mr Nazmi GÜR, Turkey, UEL ; Mr Matjaž HANŽEK, Slovenia, UEL ; Ms Lotta JOHNSSON FORNARVE, Sweden, UEL ; Mr Ögmundur JÓNASSON, Iceland, UEL ; Ms Vasiliki KATRIVANOU, Greece, UEL ; Ms Ioanneta KAVVADIA, Greece, UEL ; Mr Tiny KOX, Netherlands, UEL ; Mr Georgios PANTZAS, Greece, UEL ; Mr Dimitris VITSAS, Greece, UEL
2015 - Second part-session

In the draft resolution, at the end of paragraph 3, insert the following sentence:

"Furthermore, the United States of America is provided with transmission stations in territories of Council of Europe member States that are playing an indispensable role in the execution of drone attacks."

Explanatory note

Apart from member States' combat drones programmes and intelligence-sharing with the United States, there is also a transmission-function of American bases on member State territory, which must not be neglected.