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The progress of the Assembly’s monitoring procedure (September 2015-December 2016) and the periodic review of the honouring of obligations by Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France and Germany

Amendment No. 3 | Doc. 14213 Part 1 | 25 January 2017

Mr Suat ÖNAL, Turkey, EC ; Ms Emine Nur GÜNAY, Turkey, EC ; Mr Orhan MİROĞLU, Turkey, EC ; Ms Leyla Şahin USTA, Turkey, EC ; Ms Serap YAŞAR, Turkey, EC
2017 - First part-session

In the draft resolution, pargraph 11.12, delete the following words:

"to resolutely renounce any attempts to reintroduce the death penalty in Turkey as incompatible with its international obligations;"

Explanatory note

There is no attempt to introduce the death penalty in Turkey, nor are there any discussions on this issue, as post-monitoring co-rapporteurs and the ad hoc committee of the Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy have remarked. The resolution should therefore be updated.