PACE

Tiny Kox elected new PACE President

Tiny Kox elected new PACE President

Tiny Kox of the Netherlands has been elected President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for this year. The results of the voting were announced at the first meeting of the PACE winter session on Monday. …

PACE Election Assessment Mission to come to Moscow

PACE Election Assessment Mission to come to Moscow

A mission of observers from the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) will visit Moscow on September 17 through 19 to assess the parliamentary elections in Russia, PACE’s press service said on Monday. …

PACE confirms Russian delegation’s rights at winter session

PACE confirms Russian delegation’s rights at winter session

Members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) voted on Thursday in favor of extending the Russian delegation’s rights in the organization. A total of 107 members voted yes, 36 were against and 24 more …

First woman elected PACE Secretary General

First woman elected PACE Secretary General

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) elected Despina Chatzivassiliou-Tsovilis to the post of Secretary General of the Assembly, the first woman to hold the post in the Assembly’s 72-year history, according to the …

Chairperson of PACE Council: Armenia's strike on Barda is tragedy

Chairperson of PACE Council: Armenia's strike on Barda is tragedy

The strike on the Azerbaijani town of Barda, reportedly killing 21, is a tragedy, Chairperson of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons of Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Pierre-Alain Fridez said, according to …

Pyotr Tolstoy about relations with Azerbaijan

Pyotr Tolstoy about relations with Azerbaijan

Vice-President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, head of Russia’s delegation to PACE Pyotr Tolstoy, speaking with the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza, commented on the relations of Russian and …

PACE restores Russian delegation’s credentials in full

PACE restores Russian delegation’s credentials in full

The majority of members of the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) voted in favor of restoring full rights of the Russian delegation yesterday. A total of 96 lawmakers voted in favor, 44 were against, seven …

Russia's Pyotr Tolstoy elected PACE Vice President

Russia's Pyotr Tolstoy elected PACE Vice President

Head of Russia’s delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and deputy speaker of Russia's State Duma lower parliament house Pyotr Tolstoy has been elected PACE Vice President. A …

Matvey Katkov on Vesti.FM: PACE lacks integration potential

Matvey Katkov on Vesti.FM: PACE lacks integration potential

The inclusion of Estonian MP Urmas Reitelmann, who had previously made politically incorrect remarks about Russian-speaking citizens of Estonia, to the PACE Estonian delegation, has not gone unnoticed by the media. However, the most important …