'The Council of Europe mourns with Germany today for the victims of the suspected terror attack on a Christmas market in Berlin which killed and injured so many innocent people. The responsible way in which the German authorities are handling and communicating this crisis is exemplary. I express my deepest condolences to the people of Berlin and to the German government.'
Strasbourg (Agora building, Room G03; 10.30 a.m.) 24-25 October
Strasbourg 24-25 October