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03 Jul
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SOC Statement on full cooperation with investigation body

Statement The Socialist Group at the Parliamentary Assembly at the Council of Europe: “We call all members and former members of our group to fully cooperate with the independent external investigation body” On Monday, 26 June 2017 the Parliamentary Assembly ...

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31 May
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Appointment of the 3 members of the external investigation body

Appointement of the 3 members of the external investigation body The Bureau of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), meeting on 29th in Prague, appointed the three members of the independent external investigation body to look into ...

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25 Apr
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PACE reopens monitoring procedure with respect to Turkey

On the basis of the report “The functioning of democratic institutions in Turkey” by Marianne Mikko (Estonia, SOC) and Ingebjørg Godskesen (Norway, EC), the PACE decided to reopen the full monitoring procedure with respect to Turkey until the “serious concerns” ...

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24 Mar
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Spring PACE Session 2017

Spring session 2017: the functioning of democratic institutions in Turkey Strasbourg, 24-28 April 2017 The functioning of democratic institutions in Turkey is scheduled to be debated during the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) spring plenary part-session to be held ...

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24 Jan
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Liliane Maury Pasquier new First Vice Chair

On Monday 23 January 2017 the Socialists elected Liliane Maury Pasquier (Switzerland) to be the new First Vice Chair of the group. Already being the Chair of the Rules Committee of the Parlamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Liliane ...

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24 Jan
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Strong condemnation of any form of corruption

The Socialist Group at the Parliamentary Assembly at the Council of Europe: Strong condemnation of any form of corruption and call for an independent investigation of the alleged accusations The recent media and NGO’s reports about corruption and conflict of ...

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16 Dec
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Don’t Caricature Europe’s Court

“Don’t Caricature Europe’s Court” writes Thorbjorn Jagland, the secretary general of the Council of Europe in New York Times.

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18 Nov
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International labelling of transgender people as ill must stop!

“Being transgender is not an illness, and it is time that medical standards around the world reflect that,” said the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s (PACE) General Rapporteur on the rights of LGBT people Jonas Gunnarsson (Sweden, SOC), in view ...

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