Council of Europe chief attacks legal loophole on human rights

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Publication Date 16/05/2002
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A PAN-EUROPEAN body has criticised the 'growing contradiction' between the EU's demands that the wider world respect human rights and lack of scrutiny of its own institutions' activities.

Hans-Christian Kr├╝ger, deputy secretary-general of the 44-nation Council of Europe, believes there is no justification for the EU's continuing failure to allow its laws to be examined by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

Source Link https://www.politico.eu/article/council-of-europe-chief-attacks-legal-loophole-on-human-rights/
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