23/06/2021 | 10:19:28 Thank you, Mister President. The situation in Belarus has deteriorated steadily over the past few months, The human rights situation in Belarus has continued to deteriorate in recent months. Thousands of people, members of the opposition, journalists and ordinary citizens have been beaten, arrested, tortured and sentenced to heavy prison terms or forced into exile. This brutal repression represents a further serious attack on the fundamental freedoms of the Belarusian people. The regime had... 21/06/2021 | 12:21:15 Yes, thank you very much. I agree totally with Mr Stefan SCHENNACH. Speaking about Albania, we were really surprised how this country had changed over few last years. I must also say that those parliamentary elections were generally very well organized by the administration. We must also agree that in Bulgaria, for example, everybody was saying that this is a very important election that is going to change the country. The political verdict in Bulgaria, the public opinion is so split that we... 21/06/2021 | 12:09:51 Thank you very much Madam President. Let me start with congratulations to you for chairing this Assembly meeting. It's an honour to see you in this place. On 6 September 2020 the President of Albania called parliamentary elections for 25 April 2021. On 22 January 2021 the Bureau of the Parliamentary Assembly decided to observe these elections subject of course to the receipt of an invitation to set up an ad hoc Committee composed of 20 members as well as the two co-rapporteurs of the... 21/04/2021 | 13:14:24 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2) Dear Rapporteur, our group in the statement of March 26 strongly condemn the repression by the Belarusian authorities against members of the opposition, journalists, members of NGOs and citizens: As confirmed by the report on human rights violations in Belarus of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe of 23 March last, human rights violations, arbitrary arrests, torture have increased following the electoral fraud observed during... 19/04/2021 | 12:13:07 Thank you, Mister President. If you will allow me, I will remain seated. Speaking with a mask on is already no fun, but if I remain standing, it could end badly. Mister President, ladies and gentlemen, I am very pleased to present to you the latest progress report of the Bureau and the Standing Committee of our Assembly, covering the period from January to April 2021. I will not go into detail about all the activities in the report, but will concentrate on the main actions and the five...
19/08/2020 | Doc. 15127 | Report Investment migration 15/10/2019 | Doc. 14997 | Report Interpol reform and extradition proceedings: building trust by fighting abuse 16/09/2019 | Doc. 14964 | Report Post-monitoring dialogue with North Macedonia
25/06/2021 | Doc. 15332 | Motion for a resolution The need for renewed, effective and inclusive multilateralism 25/06/2021 | Doc. 15336 | Motion for a resolution European Convention on Human Rights and national constitutions 24/06/2021 | Doc. 15328 | Motion for a resolution Implementation of Recommendation No. R(2000)13 of the Committee of Ministers and the access of "Trophy" archives of the Russian Federation 16/06/2021 | Doc. 15319 | Motion for a resolution Belarus state terrorism as a threat to the whole European continent 30/04/2021 | Doc. 15227 | Written declaration Protests at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul
22/04/2021 | Doc. 15270, vote on the draft text for resolution The arrest and detention of Alexei Navalny in January 2021 22/04/2021 | Doc. 15270, vote on the draft text for recommendation The arrest and detention of Alexei Navalny in January 2021 28/01/2021 | Doc. 15216, vote on the draft text for resolution Challenge, on substantive grounds, of the still unratified credentials of the parliamentary delegation of the Russian Federation 28/01/2021 | Doc. 15199, vote on the draft text for resolution Ethnic profiling in Europe: a matter of great concern 26/01/2021 | Doc. 15093, vote on the draft text for resolution Modification of the Assembly’s Rules of Procedure – follow-up to Resolution 2319 (2020) on the Complementary joint procedure between the Committee of Ministers and the Parliamentary Assembly in response to a serious violation by a member State of its statutory obligations