All Politics news and updates

Venice Commission plenary: Andorra, Belarus, Bulgaria, Moldova, Serbia and Ukraine on agenda
New agreement between Council of Europe and UN Alliance of Civilizations
Putting our Budapest foot forward – pounding pavement at NATO Run in Hungary
Human trafficking experts urge Belgium to improve access to legal aid and compensation for victims
Secretary General: Sweden and Finland’s membership will make NATO stronger
Standards must be strengthened to tackle legal threats and lawsuits aimed at limiting freedom of expression
Australian Air Force completes NATO deployment in Mediterranean
Italy takes command of NATO’s multinational battlegroup in Bulgaria
NATO Secretary General at Koerber Stiftung’s Berlin Foreign Policy Forum
Seventh round of military-to-military staff talks with African Union
North-South Prize: focus on safeguarding human rights in times of crisis
Inter-prisoner violence, health issues, poor material conditions, staff shortages
European Anti-Trafficking Day: States must urgently tackle human trafficking for labour exploitation
Chair of NATO Military Committee highlights strategic importance of Arctic
NATO Secretary General takes part in B9 Defence Ministers’ meeting
NATO’s annual nuclear exercise gets underway
Russia’s so-called referendums in Ukraine ‘null and void’, says PACE
NATO steps up support for Ukraine, strengthens deterrence and defence
NATO Allies take further steps towards responsible use of AI, data, autonomy and digital transformation
Volodymyr Zelenskyy tells PACE: ‘Never yet in history was united Europe as strong as it is today’
Independent Scientific Evaluation Group returns to NATO Headquarters
14 NATO Allies and Finland agree to boost European air defence capabilities
Secretary General welcomes US Secretary of Defense to meeting of NATO Defence Ministers 13 October
Secretary General underlines importance of 4th Council of Europe Summit
Ireland’s Europe minister calls for Council of Europe summit in Reykjavik
Deputy Secretary General underscores NATO’s deepening partnership with Republic of Moldova
Deputy Secretary General emphasizes importance of NATO-EU partnership at EU Ambassadors Conference
Secretary General: NATO Defence Ministers meet at pivotal moment for our security
Croatia: Improving data protection and efficiency in justice via digitalisation
PACE calls for new impetus in EU enlargement process for Western Balkans
Secretary General previews meetings of NATO Defence Ministers 12 October
Ireland’s President Higgins: We need longer-term vision of Council of Europe’s role in post-conflict Europe
NATO Deputy Secretary General underlines importance of ”strategic solidarity” between Europe and North America
President of Swiss Confederation calls for new political momentum for Council of Europe
2022 Václav Havel Prize awarded to imprisoned Russian opposition leader Vladimir Kara-Murza
Council of Europe leaders condemn Russian air strikes against towns and cities in Ukraine
Draft criminal provision on “false or misleading information” interferes with freedom of expression says Venice Commission
European and World Day against Death Penalty, 10 October
Secretary General statement on awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to human rights activists
Youth, peace and security: What is it and why should we care?
People behind policies: integrating gender perspectives into military
Deputy Secretary General reaffirms NATO commitment to Western Balkans
Germany: Council of Europe experts find serious gaps in protecting women and girls from gender-based violence
Senior military officials underscore importance of strong security cooperation
“Addressing disinformation and propaganda with a human rights framework”
46th NATO Committee on Gender Perspectives focuses on hybrid threats, disinformation and human security
Irish Presidency Welcomes Publication of Report on Future of Council of Europe
Efficiency and quality of justice in Europe: Council of Europe publishes its 2022 report