Tunis: PACE President at the international march against terrorism

Today Anne Brasseur took part in the international march against terrorism in Tunis alongside with the Tunisian President, French President, Italian Prime Minister and many other international political leaders. More

PACE President on official visit to Italy

Anne Brasseur will undertake an official visit to Italy from 30 March to 2 April 2015. Talks are notably scheduled in Rome with the Presidents of the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies, and the Minister of Justice. More

Co-rapporteurs condemn the treaty Russia - the self-proclaimed ‘Republic of South Ossetia’

Michael Aastrup Jensen (Denmark, ALDE) and Boriss Cilevics (Latvia, SOC) According to Michael Aastrup Jensen and Boriss Cilevics, the agreement violates international law and is “another example of the creeping annexation of the Georgian region of South Ossetia by the Russian Federation”.  More

Implementing the European Convention on Human Rights: a shared responsibility

Anne Brasseur / Luxembourg, ALDE / $NW Speaking at a Conference on the “Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights: our shared responsibility”, Anne Brasseur reaffirmed the key role of the Parliamentary Assembly and its members. More

PACE President extends her condolences to the German and Spanish peoples

In a letter to the Speakers of the Spanish and German Parliaments, the PACE President extended her condolences to the people of both countries, following yesterday’s plane crash flying from Barcelona to Düsseldorf. More

Spring Session 2015: mass surveillance; drones and targeted killings

Debates on mass surveillance practices and on drones and targeted killings: the need to uphold human rights and international law are among the highlights of the Spring Session 2015 (Strasbourg, 20-24 April). More

Building a new model of integration to prevent radicalisation

"For many young people from an immigrant background, radicalisation is one response among others to the contempt and hostility encountered on a daily basis,” explained Bernard de Vos. More

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