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Mr Michael Aastrup JENSEN

Roles

Membership of political groups

  • Vice-Chairperson: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe

Assembly Member

  • since 21/01/2008 Representative-Denmark

MP's role(s) in Committee(s) and Sub-Committee(s)

  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs
  • Chairperson: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee)
  • Chairperson of the Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by member states of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee): Standing Committee
  • Chairperson of the Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by member states of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee): Bureau of the Assembly
  • Ex officio: Sub-Committee on Conflicts between Council of Europe Member States
  • Alternate of Mr Lars Aslan RASMUSSEN (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy

Interventions

Last speeches

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 now a... 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 happens ... 29/01/2020 | 16:56:23 Thank you, Mr President. On behalf of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe group this is also a very important time where we now have a chance to end a year-long debate, and especially to give us an instrument to handle a case as severe as the one we've been debating for years. Namely, that a country goes in and attacks and occupies a part of another member state. But also to give us an instrument where we will not only be solo in our sanctions, but also in line with both what the C...

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