Doc. 8113

11 May 1998

Turkey’s respect of commitments to constitutional and legislative reforms

Reply to Recommendation 1298 (1996)

from the Committee of Ministers

adopted on 30 April 1998 at the 629th meeting of the Ministers' Deputies

1.       The Committee of Ministers recalls the reply to Recommendation 1266 (1995) adopted by the Ministers’ Deputies in June 1995.

2.       The Committee of Ministers notes that the issues raised in Recommendations 1266 (1995) and 1298 (1996) have been the subject of dialogue between the Committee of Ministers and the Parliamentary Assembly, notably in the framework of parliamentary questions to the Chairman of the Committee of Ministers. A more specific reply to these recommendations is not therefore under consideration.