Topic: Council of Europe

By Artak Khulian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Marija Pejcinovic Buric, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, pledged continued support of her organization to Armenia as she visited Yerevan on[...]

YEREVAN (Combined Sources) — Four soldiers were killed on February 13 as a result of shelling by the Azerbaijani armed forces of Armenian positions in the southern Syunik province, near[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with Secretary General of the Council of Europe Marija Pejcinovic-Buric on October 17 as part of his working visit to Strasbourg,[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović has again called for restoration of free movement along Lachin Corridor and confirmed readiness to travel to Nagorno-Karabakh[...]

By Amberin Zaman A Turkish court ruled on Monday, March 21, that Osman Kavala, a renowned philanthropist and peace advocate, remain in prison in a long-running trial seen as a[...]

ANKARA (Reuters) — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pulled Turkey out of an international accord designed to protect women, the government said on Saturday, March 20, prompting protests and criticism from[...]

ROME ( — The former Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Council of Europe, Luca Volonte, was sentenced to four years in jail[...]

MUNICH (RFE/RL) — The Council of Europe’s Secretary General Marija Pejcinovic Buric spoke of “concerns” about ongoing political developments in Armenia when she met with Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in[...]

YEREVAN — The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatovic has published a report based on her visit to Armenia carried out in September 2018, the Council of[...]