21/06/2023 | 20:13:39 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2) Dear Chair, Dear Colleagues, I would like to congratulate all three rapporteurs for their excellent works. Most of the European governments’ first response was to deny the existence of migration and the rights of migrants. And their initial response failed to comply with human rights obligations of the States. Rising xenophobia, racism and Islamophobia have blocked the attempts for social and political integration of new comers to the Europe... 14/10/2022 | 12:02:09 Dear President, Dear Colleagues, I would like to congratulate the rapporteur for her excellent work concerning the critical balance between public health and individual freedoms. Introduction of various restrictive measures justified by the rapid transmission of the COVID-19 have sparked a heated debate on the necessity of the measures and its impact on enjoyment of freedoms. Especially after the vaccination started across Europe, member states have begun to use COVID-19 passes and vaccine... 11/10/2022 | 20:17:38 Madam Chair and Dear Colleagues, I just would like to emphasise that we recognise that states have a sovereign right in deciding who would enter their territories. However, what we are discussing here is member States must not resort to discriminatory treatment while applying laws and regulations and deciding who are eligible to enter their territories. Let me reply to Mr Eerik-Niiles KROSS. The resolution recognises the right of states, as I said, to regulate entry to their territory. I just... 11/10/2022 | 19:39:19 Dear Chair, dear Colleagues, The motion for a resolution on which my report is based, stresses that some persons are unjustifiably denied access to the entire Schengen Area, mainly for political reasons. In my report, I have examined the current functioning of the Schengen Information System (SIS) and its impact on fundamental rights. Under public international law and the European Convention on Human Rights, states can, in principle, determine the terms and conditions under which non... 11/10/2022 | 18:49:43 Dear President, Dear Colleagues, I would like to extend my sincere thanks to the rapporteur Mr Momodou Malcolm JALLOW for all his efforts in preparing this report, as well as our colleagues today who support this report and stand against the anti‑Muslim sentiments in Europe. As elaborated by the rapporteur, Islamophobia is a new form of racism and xenophobia that stems from unfounded fear, mistrust and hatred towards Muslims and Islam. Anti-Muslim racism in Europe is a multifaceted issue...
06/09/2022 | Doc. 15600 | Report Misuse of the Schengen Information system by Council of Europe member States as a politically-motivated sanction 10/09/2021 | Doc. 15362 | Report Addressing issues of criminal and civil liability in the context of climate change 22/09/2020 | Doc. 15143 | Report Legal aspects of "autonomous" vehicles
09/05/2023 | Doc. 15708 | Written declaration The inadmissibility of the terrorist act committed against the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Islamic Republic of Iran 07/02/2023 | Doc. 15708 | Written declaration The inadmissibility of the terrorist act committed against the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Islamic Republic of Iran 27/06/2022 | Doc. 15583 | Motion for a resolution Legal aspects of preventing the use of explosive weapons in populated areas and explosive contamination 22/06/2022 | Doc. 15560 | Motion for a resolution The right to movement: addressing the challenges faced by Turkish citizens and other non-EU citizens in visa applications to Schengen Area States 08/10/2021 | Doc. 15326 | Written declaration Disclosure of all information by Armenia on the location of minefields is urgently needed to avoid further loss of human life
22/06/2023 | Doc. 15796, vote on the draft text for resolution Ensuring free and safe access through the Lachin Corridor 22/06/2023 | Doc. 15796, vote on the draft text for recommendation Ensuring free and safe access through the Lachin Corridor 21/06/2023 | Doc. 15785, vote on the draft text for resolution Integration of migrants and refugees: benefits for all parties involved 21/06/2023 | Doc. 15786, vote on the draft text for resolution Social inclusion of migrants, refugees and internally displaced persons through sport 21/06/2023 | Doc. 15784, vote on the draft text for resolution Health and social protection of undocumented workers or those in an irregular situation