24/06/2021 | 17:44:17 Thank you so much, Chairperson. First of all, allow me to use this opportunity to congratulate our colleague Mr Konstantin KUHLE on a very very excellent report but also a very timely report because one of the cornerstones of being in a European democracy with this organisation advocates for is transparency. Also to make sure that when we have a democratic election, it is a true outcome that it has been as democratic as possible. When you have foreign actors trying to interfere in both... 22/04/2021 | 12:45:25 Thank you Madam Chair. I would absolutely just like to say a couple of words after a long week and a lot of good, fruitful discussion. First of all, on behalf of the Committee, we would like to congratulate both Mr Thomas HAMMARBERG and Mr John HOWELL for their most excellent work. It is an extremely challenging report. It is basically in light of that this is actually the third urgent debate in three years. That actually highlights in my opinion that there are troubling developments in... 25/01/2021 | 17:02:31 Thank you so much, Mr President, and may I also use this opportunity to congratulate you on your re-election as President for our Assembly. I think we all are very much looking forward to a year that perhaps is going to be more normal than the first year you were President. That is also my first year as Chairman of the Monitoring Committee and it has been an extremely difficult year for all of us, including in the Monitoring Committee. Because of the Covid-19 situation a lot of the co... 30/01/2020 | 19:29:33 Thank you so much, Chair, I would also like to just say a few words. First of all congratulations to my predecessor Sir Roger GALE for an excellent overview about different reports we have in the monitoring committee. Also, thanks to the Secretariat for their hard work. Then I also like to just fully support what the rapporteur said regarding the joint procedure. I also took the floor at our joint committee meeting earlier today and I mentioned to the ambassadors, and some are present here... 29/01/2020 | 19:57:03 Thank you so much Chair. I don't want to prolong this very late debate unnecessarily. I just want to touch upon a few points. As a new chair for the Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) first of all I will of course thank the rapporteur Mr Tiny KOX for his work and especially the Secretariat. I would also like to stress what has been raised in this debate. It is important now for Russia, no matter what...
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