PACE Standing Committee 28 May 2021

The Standing Committee is meeting today at 10.00-12.45 and 14.15-16.45.

Live stream and useful documents here

Among the highlights: two requests for a current affairs debate (under Rule 53 of the Rules of Procedure)
–    The forced landing by the Belarusian authorities on 23 May of civilian airliner flight FR4978 and the arrest of Roman Protasevich
–    The urgent need to relaunch the Middle East peace process and prevent a resurgence of violence.

Ms Jennifer De Temmerman (France, ALDE) will present an opinion to the report on Humanitarian action for refugees and migrants in countries in North Africa and the Middle East.


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