During the plenary session of the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) re-appointed Vice-President of the political group of the European people’s party was elected deputata of Ukraine Georgy Logvynsky (people’s front). The MP wrote in Facebook.
«Of course, proof of my powers and re-election of the Vice-President of the Group is not only very enjoyable but also very important event. Of course, I’m glad such a high assessment of their activities. And I hope that this will open new opportunities for Ukrainian diplomacy and the legal struggle in the international arena,» wrote Logvynsky.
Ukrainian politician said that the European people’s party group in PACE the year began very well.
«The new President of the Group became a well-known German politician Axel Eduard Fischer, known for his tough stance against the Russian Federation and the need to perform this state of the Minsk agreements and recommendations set forth in PACE resolutions. Key committees also led the members of our political group,» he said Logvynsky.
Note, the EPP group is the most numerous and comprises 187 of parliamentarians from different member States of the Council of Europe.
Earlier, the Chairman of the Ukrainian delegation to PACE, MP Volodymyr Ariev has been elected Chairman of the Assembly’s Committee on culture, science and media.
But the new PACE President was the Spaniard Pedro Agramunt.
Ukrainian people’s Deputy re-elected Vice-President of the largest faction in PACE 01.02.2016