Commissioner Dunja Mijatovic says that the litigation is an attempt to intimidate Galizia's family.
The statement comes after a Hungarian MEP said the government would not authorise the publishing of the report
The motion restoring Russia's voting rights — revoked in 2014 over the illegal annexation of Crimea — was approved late on Monday evening with 118 votes in favour, 62 against, and 10 abstentions.
An investigation into alleged corruption in the Council of Europe has revealed there is “strong suspicion” that current and former members have “engaged in activity of a corruptive nature” amid efforts by Azerbaijan to whitewash its human rights record.
Europe’s corruption watchdog is urging Romania to abandon moves that critics say will bring its judges under political control.
The Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly has called on Hungary to suspend a debate in the country’s parliament of bills which tighten rules on non-governmental organisations and foreign…
EU foreign ministers said on Tuesday the bloc would not push ahead with membership talks with Turkey but rejected calls by Austria and European lawmakers to freeze the process because of Ankara’s secu
The Dalai Lama today held made an address followed by a question-and-answer session at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.
Warsaw calls the findings biased.
Europe must build on momentum generated by a series of landmark decisions on recognising gay relationships, campaigners have urged.
A new report by a European watchdog has run the rule over the state of human rights, democracy and the judiciary across the continent. The Council of
France has been criticised by Europe’s leading human rights body for failing to impose a clear ban on slapping children. The Council of Europe in