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Europe wants to regain Turkey's trust

Europe wants to regain Turkey's trust

Europe should make certain efforts in order to return to the previous level of relations with Turkey, Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland expressed this opinion.  "During my recent …

Council of Europe head to visit Turkey on August 3

Council of Europe head to visit Turkey on August 3

Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjorn Jagland, will visit Turkey on August 3. He will meet with the President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, …

Georgia is one step away from liberalization of visas with EU

Georgia is one step away from liberalization of visas with EU

Interior Ministers of 28 member states of the European Union approved the proposal of the European Commission (EC) on the possibility of suspending visa-free regime with third countries in the framework of proposed abolition of visas for …

Georgia presents new action plan to Council of Europe

Georgia presents new action plan to Council of Europe

Today, Georgia presented a three-year action plan between the Council of Europe and Georgia. According to the Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze, it is much more important than the previous one.  …

Thorbjorn Jagland to visit Tbilisi on May 9

Thorbjorn Jagland to visit Tbilisi on May 9

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland will visit Georgia on May 9. Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze met with the Secretary General …

Pedro Agramunt worries about escalation in Karabakh

Pedro Agramunt worries about escalation in Karabakh

The Chairman of PACE, Pedro Agramunt, has expressed concern over the hostilities in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, which started yesterday. "I am deeply concerned about the escalation of violence in …

Thorbjorn Jagland praises Georgia for reforms

Thorbjorn Jagland praises Georgia for reforms

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjorn Jagland, has praised the reforms carried out in Georgia. "I was glad to hear that both the constitutional and the judicial reforms in Georgia are carried …

Council of Europe mission sent to Crimea

Council of Europe mission sent to Crimea

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjorn Jagland, has sent a mission to Crimea to assess the human rights situation there. "More than 2.5 million people live in Crimea, they are all covered by the European …

Tusk to arrive in Azerbaijan on July 22

Tusk to arrive in Azerbaijan on July 22

The head of the European Council, Donald Tusk, will visit the South Caucasus in the very near future. The visit is scheduled for July 20-22. A corresponding message was posted on the website of the European Council. First, Donald Tusk …