In this edition, investigative journalism in focus, relations with Belarus, and Turkey prepares for elections.
Secretary General Strasbourg 10 October 2015
Council of Europe Secretary General condemns attack on demonstration in Ankara
Council of Europe Strasbourg 9 October 2015
Europe underlines its firm opposition to capital punishment
Secretary General Strasbourg 2 October 2015
Council of Europe Secretary General Jagland in Norway for conference on investigative journalism on 8 October
Charlie Hebdo's attorney, judges, journalists and others will look at threats to freedom of expression in Europe on 13-14 October. Also in focus, an online platform to improve protection of journalists and media professionals. Threats to journalism and journalists' ethics are examined in a new book entitled Journalism at risk.
9 October 2015
- the European Convention for the Protection of Pet Animals (ETS No. 125),
- the Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (ETS No. 182),
- the Convention on Contact concerning Children (ETS No. 192).
8 october 2015
Ireland signed the Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs (CETS No. 216).