Ministers’ Deputies
Notes on the Agenda

CM/Notes/1064/2.1rev 7 September 20091
———————————————

1064 Meeting, 9 September 2009
2 Democracy and political questions


2.1 The Council of Europe and the conflict in Georgia

a. Exchange of views with Mrs Corien Jonker, Chairperson of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Population
b. Draft reply to Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1846 (2008) on “The consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia”
c. Written Question No. 572 by Mr Minashvili: “The consequences of the August 2008 war between the Russian Federation and Georgia”

Reference documents
CM(2008)150 rev, CM(2008)162, SG/Inf(2008)19, DD(2008)631, SG/Inf(2009)5, SG/Inf(2009)7, CM(2009)PV prov, CM(2009)PV add1, CM(2009)PV add2, SG/Inf(2009)10, CM/AS(2009)Rec1846 prov, DD(2009)371, DD(2009)390

SG/Inf(2009)5 Addendum, SG/Inf(2009)9, CM/AS(2009)Quest572

———————————————

Action

To hold an exchange of views with Mrs Corien Jonker, Chairperson of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Population of the Parliamentary Assembly.

To decide on the follow-up to be given to Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1846 (2008) on “The consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia” (see document CM/AS(2009)Rec1846 prov) and to Written Question No. 572 by Mr Minashvili to the Committee of Ministers on “The consequences of the August 2008 war between the Russian Federation and Georgia” (see document CM/AS(2009)Quest572).

1. It is recalled that at their 1060th meeting (10 June 2009), the Deputies approved the recommendation of their Bureau concerning the exchange of views between the Deputies and Mrs Jonker. Following an introductory presentation by Mrs Jonker, the delegations will have the opportunity to make comments or ask questions. In the light of the conclusions of this exchange of views, and in accordance with the decision taken by the Ministers’ Deputies at their 1057th meeting (20 May 2009), the Secretariat will prepare a draft reply to Parliamentary Assembly Recommendations 1857 and 1869 (2008) on “The humanitarian consequences of the war between Georgia and Russia”.

2. As regards Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1846 (2008) and Written Question No. 572 by Mr Minashvili, the Chair of the Deputies has decided to conduct consultations with the two delegations directly concerned in order to identify whether they could agree on a reply to each of these texts. In the light of the outcome of these consultations, the Deputies will be invited to decide on the next steps to be taken.

Note 1 This document has been classified restricted at the date of issue; it will be declassified in accordance with Resolution Res(2001)6 on access to Council of Europe documents.


 Top

 

  Related Documents
 
   Meetings
 
   Secretary General
 
   Committee of Ministers