The re-run of the Turkish local elections, following the Turkish Supreme Election Council's decision, goes against the core aim of a democratic electoral process to ensure that the will people prevails.
The EU and its Member States deeply deplore the two secret executions and one death sentence that took place in Belarus since October 2018. The EU and its Member States regret the ongoing application of capital punishment in Japan and some states of the USA, in particular the execution of Mr Roberto
On Thursday, European Union Ambassador to the Council of Europe, Meglena Kuneva was awarded the insignia of Commandeur de l'Ordre National du Mérite. The decoration ceremony took place in Sofia, where the French Ambassador to Bulgaria, Eric Lebédel took this special occasion to deliver a
With the first two months of 2019 almost behind us, our press and information team is in the middle of preparations for an eventful time ahead. No time like this to hand over the communication reins to our political trainee Malina to reflect some important highlights of the past year and what she is
/file/message-eu-commission-president-juncker-council-europe-anniversary-schuman-declaration_enMessage by EU Commission President Juncker to the Council of Europe on the Anniversary of the Schuman Declaration
Violence against women and girls still takes place every day, inside and outside the European Union. This violation of human rights is pervasive and has many different faces: it happens regardless of social background, whether at home, at work, at school, in the street, playing sports or online. It
/file/world-day-against-death-penalty_enWorld Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
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