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France 'at war': Francois Hollande plans renewal of three-month state of emergency

Jan 23, 2016

France 'at war': Francois Hollande plans renewal of three-month state of emergency

have drawn criticism from French and UN rights experts and the Council of Europe, which urged France not to renew the state of emergency, saying it
Individual sport, financial gap: Why tennis is one of the most vulnerable sports to match-fixing

Jan 19, 2016

Individual sport, financial gap: Why tennis is one of the most vulnerable sports to match-fixing

countries in western Europe, signatories of the Convention of the Council of Europe on the subject.Tennis, however, remains far behind football, which
Interests trump values as Europe wrestles with crises | Reuters

Jan 17, 2016

Interests trump values as Europe wrestles with crises | Reuters

. Others are looking for someone else to take the lead such as the Council of Europe's Venice Commission, a pan-European constitutional watchdog
Polish parliament passes contentious amendment to top court law | Reuters

Dec 23, 2015

Polish parliament passes contentious amendment to top court law | Reuters

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Anne Brasseur, president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), a human rights organisation, called on Polish lawmakers "not to enact

Getting, sharing data quickly key to fighting terror finance - expert| Reuters

Dec 13, 2015

Getting, sharing data quickly key to fighting terror finance - expert| Reuters

Swiss newspaper, calling for broader official powers that could infringe on traditional civil liberties.Daniel Thelesklaf, chairman of the Council of
In response to 'army of fanatics', Hollande vows 'more songs, concerts and shows'

Nov 28, 2015

In response to 'army of fanatics', Hollande vows 'more songs, concerts and shows'

Valls said on Friday.The Council of Europe -- the Strasbourg-based European watchdog on human rights -- said Friday that France would invoke exemption
Exclusive: Vatican inspectors suspect key office was used for money laundering| Reuters

Nov 03, 2015

Exclusive: Vatican inspectors suspect key office was used for money laundering| Reuters

Moneyval, an arm of the Council of Europe that assesses compliance with international anti-money laundering standards, says APSA officials had told it that
Turkish police raid media group linked to Erdogan foe as election looms| Reuters

Oct 28, 2015

Turkish police raid media group linked to Erdogan foe as election looms| Reuters

society," Selahattin Demirtas, head of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) told reporters.The Council of Europe also voiced concern
Obama peace prize didn't have desired effect, says Nobel official

Sep 18, 2015

Obama peace prize didn't have desired effect, says Nobel official

Norwegian prime minister and sitting head of the Council of Europe human rights organization, Jagland should never have been appointed to the committee, which
Hungarian riot police detain migrants, including 'terrorist'| Reuters

Sep 17, 2015

Hungarian riot police detain migrants, including 'terrorist'| Reuters

-General Ban Ki-moon expressed shock and alarm at the treatment of refugees and migrants at Hungary's border with Serbia. The Council of Europe human rights body