In the draft resolution, paragraph 11, replace the first two sentences with the following sentences:
"In this connection, the Assembly is concerned about recent reports from representatives of Kyrgyz civil society and international governmental and non-governmental organisations about violations of human rights and fundamental freedoms. These violations relate, in particular, to gender issues, the practice of torture and ill-treatment, particularly in detention or police custody, impunity for such acts, poor conditions of detention, enforced disappearances, issues concerning access to an independent and impartial tribunal, the right to a fair trial and fundamental legal safeguards for persons in pretrial detention. The Assembly is also concerned about violations of the right to freedom of expression and assembly."
In the draft resolution, at the end of paragraph 16.2, add the following words:
"and, in particular, consider possible amendments to legislative provisions which are deemed to be contrary to them".
In the draft resolution, paragraph 17.1, after the words "paragraph 15 of Resolution 1984 (2014) of the Assembly", add the following words:
"and develop a plan of implementation for the following two years".
23 June 2022
Tabled by the Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights
Votes: 52 in favor 0 against 1 abstention
In the draft resolution, replace paragraph 17.2 with the following paragraph:
"boost co-operation with the Venice Commission in order to bring the country’s Constitution and laws closer to international standards and to implement the previous recommendations, in particular with regard to elections, and those included in the Joint Opinion (No. 1021/1021) on the Draft Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic".
23 June 2022
Tabled by the Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy
In amendment 6, delete the words "...Constitution and..."
In the draft resolution, after paragraph 17.2, insert the following paragraph:
"adhere to the United Nations International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance".
In the draft resolution, at the beginning of paragraph 17.4, add the following words:
"guarantee and promote the right to freedom of association and peaceful assembly and".
In the draft resolution, after paragraph 17.6, insert the following paragraph:
"Upon reviewing annual information of the progress made in implementing the Council of Europe principles and pursuant to paragraph 12.1 of Resolution 1680 (2009) the Assembly recalls that it has the authority to suspend and/or withdraw "partner for democracy status"."