Chairman UEL, Mr. Kox comments on the developments in PACE during the II part session

Tiny Kox on corruption allegations at PACE

26/04/17 – Interview with Tiny Kox (UEL, NL) on the proposed committee of inquiry into allegations of bribery and corruption at the Parliamentary Assembly on the occasion of the Assembly’s Spring 2017 session in Strasbourg.

During the Spring plenary part-session of the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) which is being held in Strasbourg from 24 to 28 April 2017, the UEL chairman, Mr. Kox also spoke on behalf of the Group in the progress report. He underlined that “if we want to remain a relevant inter-parliamentary European body with regard to the protection and promotion of human rights, the rule of law and democracy – something that is so needed in these turbulent and dangerous times – we have to clean our own house as soon as possible”.