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Mr Hişyar ÖZSOY

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Türkiye Büyük Millet Meclisi (TBMM)
TR - 06543 - ANKARA

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2020 , 2019 , 2018


Membership of political groups

  • Vice-Chairperson: Group of the Unified European Left

Assembly Member

  • since 08/10/2018 Representative-Turkey
  • from 27/11/2015 to 07/10/2018 Substitute-Turkey

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

  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee)
  • Full Member: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize
  • Alternate of Ms Feleknas UCA (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination


Last speeches

03/10/2019 | 15:47:26 Thank you, Madam Chair. This summer we have seen protests in Russia against the government's crackdown on the opposition, in the run-up to the Moscow city council elections. Detentions, police violence, disqualification or arrest of opposition candidates have greatly undermined the legitimacy of these elections. Russian authorities have violated the freedom of speech, the right to assembly and peaceful protest, and the right to have a fair and free election: the fundamentals of any democratic sy... 28/06/2019 | 10:17:51 I would also like to thank Madam Rapporteur for this quality work. It nicely summarises some of the main issues that relate to the Syrian conflict, which is now in the eighth year and cost dearly to the peoples of Syria. Unfortunately, as a person from Turkey who is close to Syria and actually Turkey is at war in Syria, I'm not very optimistic about a possible resolution of the conflict in the near future, for the clear fact that the fate of Syrian people unfortunately is not in their hands. The... 25/06/2019 | 11:48:08 Thank you, Madam Chair. I also would like to thank Mr Rapporteur for the effort and time he put into the report. The report makes repeated references to the reason why the Council of Europe is having an unprecedented financial crisis as an institution: that a member state named Russia didn't fulfill some financial obligations and refused to make its annual contributions over the last three years and so we are having a huge crisis now. On the surface, this seems to be the reason but I think the p...