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Paradigm shift: what reaction to the new Russian foreign policy?
ALDE-PACE calls to refrain from military action in Ukraine
3.03.2013 The Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe calls on the Russian authorities not to conduct any action in Crimea and Eastern Ukraine which could threaten territorial integrity of Ukraine and undermine regional peace and stability. Local population cannot and must not become hostages of a geopolitical play. On the other hand, the Ukrainian authorities would gain from clearly showing that they are capable of assuring due protection to all residents, and that national minorities have nothing to fear from the political change in the country. Read more
Unprecedented violence in Ukraine
ALDE elects new President and Bureau
On 27 Janauary 2014, in accordance with the Rules of Procedure, ALDE renewed the composition of its Bureau. Mr Jordi Xuclà i Costa, Convergència i Unió, member of the Spanish delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe since 2008, succeeded Anne Brasseur as President of the Group.