Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

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THE WESTERN BALKANS: DEVELOPMENTS IN 2010 AND HOPES FOR THE FUTURE

December 8, 2010 - SVC 202/203 (Capitol Visitor Center)

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Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Alcee L. Hastings Co-Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Ranking Minority Member Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Russ Carnahan Member of Congress U.S. House of Represenatives
Mr. Thomas M. Countryman Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs U.S. Department of State

Countries

Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Croatia
Macedonia
Montenegro
Serbia

Issues

Citizenship and Political Rights
Combating Corruption
Conflict Prevention/Rehabilitation
Elections
Freedom of Movement
Freedom of the Media
Freedom of Thought, Conscience, and Religion or Belief
International Humanitarian Law
Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons
National Minorities
OSCE Institutions/Structures/Meetings
Roma
Rule of Law/Independence of Judiciary
Trafficking in Human Beings


   
 

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