13/10/2023 | 10:29:37 Thank you, Madam Chair. Dear friends, we are facing an incredible change in the Russian Federation. We cannot say that we never have trust in democracy. I was among the people in the 1990s making negotiations with Russia, with the Soviet Union, and with Boris Yeltsin. Two entities, the Soviet Union and Gorbachev, a so-called reformer, he was responsible for bloodshed in Tbilisi and Vilnius. Mr Yeltsin was trying to restore first steps, uncertain steps, towards democracy. I remember in Moscow... 12/10/2023 | 17:11:18 Thank you, Madam Chairwoman, Ms Ingjerd SCHOU. remember our first resolution here after 24 February. We were battling here about the first phrase, and now it looks like an anecdote. Our first phrase in the first resolution was "to have all support or to have only humanitarian support" to Ukraine. If you remember the debate? Finally, the debate ended "with the full support". It was the first resolution after 24 February. How big was the way we went from this first debate to the true reality... 11/10/2023 | 16:35:10 Dear Speaker, dear friends, I've just come from my parliament. Just yesterday they voted in favour, seven fractions of Lithuanian Parliament unanimously, of the declaration to support Israeli's right to defend themselves. We are in front of horrors that are echoes to the Second World War. Israeli society is composed of survivors of the Holocaust, and one of survivors is in the Gaza strip now captive. Now, trying to understand how to react to this war declared by a terrorist organisation, I... 22/06/2023 | 17:13:24 "Dear Friends," [said in French] Dear Friends and colleagues, I have been here since 1993 just when it was celebrated. Thank you for the participation, 30 years of Lithuanian membership in the Council of Europe, Estonian membership of the Council of Europe and Slovenian membership of the Council of Europe. I remember the entry of Russia in 1996. Among their obligations was to withdraw Russia's 14th Guards Army from Moldova, to pay compensation for the Baltic peoples deported to Siberia and... 22/06/2023 | 16:08:11 "Thank you very much, Mister President. Dear friends," [said in French] I would like to say that today we are facing 500 days that we have been witnessing Russia's illegal and unprovoked war of aggression against Ukraine. Five-hundred days that Ukrainians have been defending the values of Europe, not only on the frontline, Mister President, but by voting inside of their parliament. The Istanbul Convention passed through. The other extremely important conventions and bills are approved by the...
20/06/2023 | Doc. 15797 | Report Political consequences of the Russian Federation's war of aggression against Ukraine 11/10/2022 | Doc. 15631 | Report Further escalation in the Russian Federation's aggression against Ukraine 02/09/2020 | Doc. 15132 | Report Post-monitoring dialogue with Montenegro 30/01/2020 | Doc. 15056 | Committee Opinion Democracy hacked? How to respond? 07/06/2019 | Doc. 14902 | Report Shedding light on the murder of Boris Nemtsov
12/10/2023 | Doc. 15849 | Written declaration Human rights situation in Iran 27/06/2023 | Doc. 15766 | Written declaration Call on the Heads of State and Government of the Council of Europe to give strong political support to the creation of a special international criminal tribunal for the crime of aggression against Ukraine 27/06/2023 | Doc. 15790 | Written declaration Call on the International Committee of the Red Cross and the international community to demand that the Russian Federation fully complies with the international humanitarian law concerning the Ukrainian prisoners of war 23/06/2023 | Doc. 15813 | Written declaration The need for a stronger Parliamentary Assembly stance against human rights violations by the Cuban regime 23/06/2023 | Doc. 15812 | Motion for a resolution The role of sanctions as a protective measure for human rights and democracy
13/10/2023 | Doc. 15827, vote on the draft text for resolution Examining the legitimacy and legality of the ad hominem term-limit waiver for the incumbent President of the Russian Federation 12/10/2023 | Doc. 15821, vote on the draft text for recommendation The role of the Council of Europe in preventing conflicts, restoring credibility of international institutions and promoting global peace 11/10/2023 | Doc. 15825, vote on the draft text for recommendation Pegasus and similar spyware and secret state surveillance 23/06/2023 | Doc. 15776, vote on the draft text for resolution Closing the digital divide: promoting equal access to digital technologies 22/06/2023 | Doc. 15797, vote on the draft text for resolution Political consequences of the Russian Federation's war of aggression against Ukraine