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Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe

The Commission consists of nine members from the United States Senate, nine members from the U.S. House of Representatives, and one member each from the Departments of State, Defense, and Commerce. The positions of Chair and Co-Chair are shared by the House and Senate and rotate every two years, when a new Congress convenes. Wikipedia*

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The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe has 20 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1988, Conventional Security in Europe. The year with the most videos was 1993 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 2,794 views per program. Most appearances with Chris Smith (7), Frank R. Wolf (5), Steny Hoyer (4). Most common tags: Religious Issues, Human Rights, Minorities.

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    Russia Under President Vladimir Putin

    The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the Helsinki Commission, held a discussion on the…

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    Syrian Refugee Crisis

    The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) held a hearing to consider the Syrian refugee crisis and the…

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    Coptic Christians in Egypt

    The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission, held a hearing on the…

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    U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing

    The co-chairs of the U.S. Helsinki Commission heard testimony on torture and other banned treatment of prisoners. Topics included human rights…

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