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Mr Levan BEZHASHVILI (Georgia, EPP/CD)

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Representative
Deputy
United National Movement

Parliament of Georgia
GE - 0118 - Tbilisi
Georgia

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2024

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: Group of the European People's Party since 22/01/2024

In the Assembly

  • since 22/01/2024 Representative - Georgia

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

  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (since 23/01/2024)
  • Alternate of Mr Givi MIKANADZE (Full Member): Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights (since 22/01/2024)

Interventions

Last speeches

17/04/2024 | 17:21:11 Thank you, President, Ladies and gentlemen, Navalny's death is a wake-up call for the international community. It underscores the urgent need to confront authoritarian regimes and their attacks on democracy, human rights and the rule of law. Unfortunately, we spoke about Navalny's case in the past. What do we do now to prevent the same from happening to Kara-Murza, Saakachvili and other political prisoners? Democracy is under threat within our borders. We must not turn a blind eye to alarming... 25/01/2024 | 18:58:47 Thank you, Chair. Honourable members, A free and vibrant media is the cornerstone of any democratic society. This discussion carries weight not only for Georgia but also for the broader principles that underpin our shared commitment to democracy, transparency, and the protection of human rights. One of the primary challenges facing journalists in Georgia is a persistent threat to their safety. The Georgian government still has not punished organisers of violent actions. Primarily, the... 24/01/2024 | 19:33:13 Dear colleagues, I express my sincere gratitude for the opportunity to address you today. Nevertheless, I address you with deep concern as I draw your attention to the alarming health condition of the third president of Georgia, Mr Mikheil Saakashvili. Today Mr Saakashvili faces ill–health challenges while unfairly held on politically motivated charges. If truth be told, he's being punished today for his dedication to fostering democracy, combating corruption, and creating an historical...

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