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Traffickers seen thriving in Europe as Covid-19 hits victim support

Traffickers seen thriving in Europe as Covid-19 hits victim support

Human traffickers across Europe have taken advantage of the coronavirus pandemic to exploit more vulnerable people, while efforts to bring them to justice and support their victims have been disrupted, a European human rights body said on Friday.

Qatar, Council of Europe sign security deal for World Cup 2022

Qatar, Council of Europe sign security deal for World Cup 2022

The inking of the deal comes after Qatar was accepted as an observer member of the Council of Europe as the first Arab nation in the council.

Qatar joins Council of Europe as observer member

Qatar joins Council of Europe as observer member

Qatar has been accepted as an observer member of the Council of Europe as the country aims to share knowledge and expertise in the lead-up to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Council of Europe chief backs Turkey ‘clean-up’

Council of Europe chief backs Turkey ‘clean-up’

In the first visit to Turkey of a high-profile European official since the coup, the head of human rights body the Council of Europe (CoE) said Turkey needed to take on those responsible for the putsch but stressed that this needed to be done in line with the rule of law.