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Mr Alexis TSIPRAS (Greece, UEL)

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Representative
Deputy
Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA)

House of Parliament
GR - 10021 - Athens
Greece

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2024 , 2023

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: Group of the Unified European Left since 09/10/2023

In the Assembly

  • since 09/10/2023 Representative - Greece

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • Full Member: Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (since 09/10/2023)
  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (since 09/10/2023)
  • Chairperson: Sub-Committee on the Western Balkans (since 05/03/2024)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Western Balkans (since 25/01/2024)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the European Social Charter (since 12/10/2023)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Middle East and the Arab World (since 12/10/2023)
  • Alternate of Mr Georgios STAMATIS (Full Member): Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (since 09/10/2023)
  • Alternate of Ms Maria SYRENGELA (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (since 12/10/2023)

Interventions

Last speeches

16/04/2024 | 17:48:44 Thank you very much, Mister President. First of all, I want to thank Ms Dora BAKOYANNIS for her reports. There are different positions in this hall including in my own Group of the Unified European Left on whether or not Kosovo's accession in this period contributes to the goals of the Council of Europe. As you may know, I have vouched for peace, stability and growth in the region of the Balkans and from this experience, I have at least learned two things. First of all, that there are no easy... 11/10/2023 | 17:27:07 Thank you very much.  Thank you, Madam President. Using spyware as a government to monitor political opponents and agents of the state is a breach of the rule of law, and indeed, it is also a breach of the European Convention on Human Rights. We cannot speak of an open society or a liberal democracy if the state and these arrangements are but one when private life is breached, unlawfully and brutally.  Unfortunately, there are governments who have been using and indeed exporting this type of... 10/10/2023 | 16:31:10 For the last 15 years, since the financial crisis of 2008, we have been living in a troubled world with parallel and successive crises. In this unstable environment, more than 70 years after the defeat of fascism, hatred, racism and nationalism have again found the ground to spread across the European continent. Our focus is on racism and hate speech, and we see attempts to promote both extremes. Who made extreme racist discourse mainstream? Who tried to revise history and invent the theory...

Activities