Freedom of religion and living together in a democratic society
Amendment No. 21
| Doc. 13851
| 29 September 2015
- Mr Pavlo UNGURYAN,
Ukraine, EPP/CD ; Mr Ihor HUZ,
Ukraine, EPP/CD ; Mr Georgii LOGVYNSKYI,
Ukraine, EPP/CD ; Mr Aleksandar NIKOLOSKI,
''The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia'', EPP/CD ; Mr Egidijus VAREIKIS,
Lithuania, EPP/CD ; Mr Emanuelis ZINGERIS,
- 2015 - Fourth part-session
In the draft resolution, paragraph 3, delete the last sentence.
This statement sounds too categorical taking into consideration that the concept of human rights is constantly expanding and can come at odds with established religious beliefs. As recent cases have shown, an undue interpretation of Human Rights can infringe freedom of religion and freedom of expression.