25/01/2018 | 12:00:27 We will now hear an address by Mr Alexander Van der Bellen, President of Austria. After that, Mr Van der Bellen will take questions from the floor. Dear President, it is a great honour for me to welcome you today in the Assembly Chamber. I should say “welcome you back”, as you were a member of this Assembly from 2009 to 2012. I hope that you still feel at home in Strasbourg. Mr President, we live in a period of transition, when Europe is particularly vulnerable to the dangers of nationalism... 24/01/2018 | 12:00:22 Mr President, it is a true honour and a real pleasure to welcome you in this Chamber. The Council of Europe is an Organisation of 47 European States, and our Parliamentary Assembly is and remains a pan-European platform for political dialogue, where the views and aspirations of the leaders of all our member States should be represented. Therefore, your visit today is very important for us. Mr President, you visited Strasbourg in October 2013, when Armenia was chairing the Committee of...
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