International Relations

U.S. Congressman Hastings, president of the parliamentary assembly, introduced the speakers. Topics included democracy, freedom,… read more

U.S. Congressman Hastings, president of the parliamentary assembly, introduced the speakers. Topics included democracy, freedom, worldwide human rights, genocide, terrorism, gender issues, and the revolution in Ukraine. The OSCE secretary-general also spoke about the goals of the organization. Special Representative Tinsgaard proposed a resolution to improve the status of women in democracies, followed by a debate on the gender issue resolution. Mr. Skrypin was presented the Parliamentary Assembly’s 2005 OSCE Prize for Journalism and Democracy for Ukraine Television Channel 5's promotion of principles of human rights and democracy.

Translation into English was by translator. 

The parliamentary assembly is part of the OSCE structure and provides a link between the governmental side of OSCE and parliamentarians from the 55 OSCE countries. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 1, 2005
Last Aired:
Jul 6, 2005

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  • Jul 01, 2005 | 4:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 01, 2005 | 4:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 02, 2005 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 06, 2005 | 11:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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