PACE RECOGNIZES FACTS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST CHRISTIANS IN EUROPE

PACE recognizes facts of discrimination against Christians in Europe

On 29 January 2015, Resolution 2036 (2015) tackling intolerance and discrimination in Europe was adopted at the winter session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. The Parliamentary Assembly called on the Council of Europe member States to ensure that the right of all individuals to freedom of religion and belief is respected, uphold ...

Georgia wants CoE to take charge of its Orthodox monuments in Abkhazia

Strasbourg, January 25, Interfax - Georgian parliamentarians are going to draw the attention of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to what in their view is a deplorable state of the historical monuments of the Georgian Christian Orthodox Culture in Abkhazia. "Georgian representatives in the Council of Europe have long raised the alarm ...

Patriarch Kirill urges PACE, UNESCO to give hope to Serbians in Kosovo

Moscow, March 16, Interfax – Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has sent messages to Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) President Luis Maria de Puig and UNESCO Director General Koichiro Matsuura.Patriarch Kirill reminded them that it will be five years on March 17 since the tragic developments in Kosovo and Metochia ...