"Council of Europe"
Netherlands, Italy to share UN Security Council seat
Baku-APA. The Netherlands and Italy took the rare step Tuesday of agreeing to share a two-year seat on the U.N. Security Council, after a contest that ended in a dead heat, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:54 29 June
Merkel warns EU against kneejerk reaction to Brexit
Baku-APA. German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday warned EU member states against drawing hasty conclusions about Britain's decision to quit the bloc, as that risked further splitting Europe, APA reports quoting AFP.
00:10 25 June
Co-rapporteur briefs PACE Bureau on outcome of his visit to Azerbaijan
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. In his speech at the last PACE Bureau meeting held as part of the Assembly’s summer session on June 24, the co-rapporteur of the PACE Monitoring Committee on Azerbaijan Stefan Schennach briefed on the outcome of his recent visit to Azerbaijan.
15:43 24 June
PACE, CoE comment on EU referendum in UK
He said that something of the European ideal has been lost today following the UK’s vote for Brexit, APA’s Europe bureau reported.
15:28 24 June
EU ambassador: Karabakh conflict may have implications for Europe, Eurasia
Baku – APA. The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict may have implications for a wider security, even for Europe and Eurasia.
15:07 24 June
Tseghakronism – fascist doctrine of Garegin Nzhdeh - ARTICLE
Tseghakron – was formed by combination of two Armenian words - "ցեղ" (race) and "կրոն" (religion). The movement founded by Garegin Nzhdeh (Garegin Ter-Harutyunyan) is called Tseghakron and his ideological doctrine – Tseghakronutyun (Tseghakronism).
13:00 24 June
‘Holding meetings of Azerbaijani, Armenian delegations at PACE necessary’
He made the remarks during a meeting with PACE President Pedro Agramunt on June 23.
18:42 23 June
Turkish MP of Armenian origin curses perpetrators of Khojaly massacre
Esayan noted that Turkey’s interests are above all else for him.
13:51 23 June
PACE adopted a report on the situation in Turkey
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli-APA. The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) hosted a discussion on the situation in Turkey at the plenary session on June 22.
02:22 23 June
Estonian MP: constant attention needed for conflict resolution
The Estonian PM answered the questions from assembly members, APA’s European bureau reported.
16:23 22 June
Azerbaijani delegation head: PACE intending to resort to provocation against Turkey
The discussions will be continued for the rest of the day and a report on Turkey will be adopted, APA’s Europe correspondent reported.
15:19 22 June
Khojaly victims and Azerbaijani IDPs remembered at EU epicentre on UN World Refugee Day
Baku – APA. The estimated one million Azerbaijani internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees – the ongoing victims of the Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh – have been remembered on UN World Refugee Day, which is commemorated each year on 20 June.
14:57 21 June
Jagland: Council of Europe doesn’t deal with Karabakh conflict settlement
He was responding to the question from Ganira Pashayeva, a member of the Azerbaijani Delegation to PACE.
18:28 20 June
Nadezhda Savchenko addresses PACE
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. Ukrainian MP Nadezhda Savchenko addressed the plenary meeting of the summer session the Parliamentary Assembly of European Council on Monday.
15:50 20 June
PACE president: Release of prisoners indicates Azerbaijan gov’t open to co-op
Addressing the opening of the PACE summer session, Agramunt stressed the Azerbaijani government has freed a number of political prisoners this year.
14:23 20 June
PACE co-rapporteur: Voting process is going on normally in Aghdash
APA reportst that four observers of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), including co-rapporteurs of the PACE’s Monitoring Committee Cezar Florin Preda and Belgian senator Stefan Schennach, Chairperson of PACE Committee, rapporteur on human rights in Azerbaijan Alain Destexhe and official of PACE Secretariat Bogdan Torcatoriu are observing the voting process in polling stations now.
15:08 18 June
Repeat parliamentary election kicks off in Azerbaijan’s Constituency No.90 in Aghdash
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloghlu – APA. A repeat parliamentary election kicked off on Saturday in Azerbaijan’s Constituency No.90 in Aghdash.
08:01 18 June
Azerbaijani president receives PACE rapporteur
Senator Alain Destexhe congratulated the head of state on the start of Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in Azerbaijan. Emphasizing the increasing interest in Formula 1 races around the world, Alain Destexhe said his country would also host the European Grand Prix. He said he visited Azerbaijan to monitor the repeat parliamentary elections in Constituency No.90 in Agdash.
12:27 17 June
PACE co-rapporteurs meet with human rights defenders, opposition leaders
Baku – APA. The co-rapporteurs on Azerbaijan of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Cezar Florin Preda and Stefan Schennach, have met with human rights defenders in Baku.
16:26 15 June
PACE co-rapporteurs meet with press representatives
Baku – APA. The co-rapporteurs on Azerbaijan of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Cezar Florin Preda and Stefan Schennach, have met with press representatives.
15:47 15 June