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Council of Europe suspends Russian members' voting rights

11.04.14 @ 09:19

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The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe on Thursday suspended the voting rights of its Russian delegation over Russia's annexation of Crimea. They are suspended until the end of the 2014 session. The resolution was adopted by 145 votes in favour, 21 against and 22 abstentions.