Online press conference on the expulsion of Russia from the Council of Europe

An online press conference will be held on March 24 at 11:00 a.m. on the topic: “The expulsion of Russia from the Council of Europe, what is the historicity of this decision. Support for Ukraine by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe” (Zoom).

Organizer: Ukrinform.

Participants: Borys Tarasyuk – Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe; Svitlana Bohatyrchuk-Kryvko – deputy of the Rivne regional council; Representative of Ukraine in the Congress Chamber of Regions, member of the Congress Bureau.

For reference. The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe unanimously adopted, with 109 votes out of 109 delegates present, a declaration of firm support for Ukraine, condemning Russia’s military aggression. The declaration was adopted as a final document on the basis of the results of the debate on the situation in Ukraine during the 42nd session of the Congress in Strasbourg

Event format – online (Zoom)

Journalists will be able to ask questions online via ZOOM.

Accreditation of media representatives: [email protected]

The accreditation will last until 10:00 a.m. on March 24, to confirm you must specify the name, surname, title of the publication, after which you will have access to the link to the event in Zoom.

The event will be streamed on Ukrinform’s YouTube channel:

The use of any material from the official Ukrinform YouTube channel is only possible if the copyright established by the channel is observed. Demonstrating the video during the live broadcast, it is necessary to refer to the author – Ukrinform – to show his name on the screen and say it out loud.