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Les Républicains

FR - 75291 - Paris cedex 06


Working language: French

Declarations of interests:
2020 , 2019 , 2018


Membership of political groups

  • Member: Group of the European People's Party

Assembly Member

  • since 18/11/2014 Representative-France

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

  • Full Member: Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy
  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Middle East and the Arab World
  • Vice-Chairperson: Sub-Committee on the Middle East and the Arab World


Last speeches

28/01/2020 | 17:07:11 Thank you, Madam President. Ladies and gentlemen, I welcome the very comprehensive and balanced report by our colleague Lord George FOULKES on this very sensitive subject. In recent years, physical attacks on journalists have increased in Europe in states that are members of our Organisation. Indeed, 10 journalists have been killed since 2017. The 2019 annual report of the Council of Europe Platform to Enhance the Protection of Journalists notes a worrying increase in the number of alerts concer... 27/01/2020 | 15:28:49 Mr Speaker, First of all, I would like to congratulate Mrs MAURY-PASQUIER on the remarkable work she has done for our institution, which is not an easy job. And congratulations to our new President. I would like to welcome the very comprehensive and balanced report by our colleague, Tiny KOX and Lord David BLENCATHRA, on behalf of the ad hoc committee, which observed the early parliamentary elections held in Belarus on 17 November 2019, following President Lukashenko's decision to dissolve the H... 01/10/2019 | 10:53:52 Thank you very much, Madame President. My dear colleagues, I thank our colleague Sylvain WASSERMAN for his report, which focuses on improving the protection of whistleblowers across Europe. This protection has indeed become a democratic marker. Our Organization has been dealing with this issue for almost 10 years. The first report on the protection of what was then called whistleblowers dates back to 2010. The recommendation made by our Assembly was followed in 2014 by a recommendation of the Co... 27/06/2019 | 11:11:03 Mr. President, Dear Colleagues, The excellent report by our colleague Rosa Björk BRYNJOLFSDOTTIR has the great merit of reminding us, if there were any need, of the cruel situation of migrant children. In 2018, more than 110,000 refugees were children alone and without families. Dangers to be faced first during their long journey, which pushes them to flee war and insecurity. As UNICEF notes, migrant and refugee children and women are regularly subjected to sexual violence, exploitation, abuse a... 24/06/2019 | 17:20:57 Thank you, Madam President, dear colleagues. After the collapse of the Soviet bloc, the Council of Europe brought all European countries together around common values centered on the respect for Human rights and the Rule of law. This is an undeniable success of our organisation, which has become a real forum for pan-European dialogue. Russia, for its part, joined the Council of Europe in 1996, thus demonstrating its desire to turn the page on the Cold War. But today, as the Council of Europe cel...