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European Court of Human Rights:

see Council of EuropeCouncil of Europe,
international organization founded in 1949 to promote greater unity within Europe and to safeguard its political and cultural heritage by promoting human rights and democracy. The council is headquartered in Strasbourg, France.
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7 (BNA): The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, signed the minutes of the Statute of the Arab Court for Human Rights along with Arab League Secretary-General, Ahmed Aboul Gheit.
The importance of human rights in Bahrain and the region is the key to stability and the Arab Court for Human Rights is a positive and confident step for the GCC and Arab world," he said.
Manama: A proposal by King Hamad Bin Eisa Al Khalifa to set up an Arab Court for Human Rights is set to make a huge leap forward on Sunday as Bahrain hosts an international conference to discuss the establishment of the court.
Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Al-Araby during the significance of creating a planned Arab Court for Human Rights ***
The European Court for Human Rights in Strasbourg last year condemned Germany s preventive detention system.
The Government is going to set up a separate bureau to represent Macedonia before the Court for Human Rights in Strasbourg.
The Arab Court for Human Rights will investigate allegations of torture, discrimination and other violations lodged by Arab citizens.
He underlined the importance of the initiative by His Majesty King Hamad to set up the Arab Court for Human Rights, under the umbrella of the Arab League, stemmed from direct threat to countries' sovereignty and security, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
Manama, Apr 23 (BNA) -- Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the National Institution for Human Rights (NIHR) will organize on 25-26 May 2014 an international conference on (Arab Court for Human Rights (ACHR), with the support of Representatives and Shura Councils, in collaboration with Arab Network for Human Rights Institutions and Qatar's National Commission for Human Rights.
He stressed that the Arab states' agreement on the establishment of the Arab Court for Human Rights reflects the evolution of interest in the concepts of human rights in Arab countries and the right of the Arab national for a dignified life.
Human rights organisations from around the world will convene in Manama today (May 25) as the International Conference of the Arab Court for Human Rights gets underway.
NIHR President invited Arab League Sec-Gen to attend the International Conference on Arab Court for Human Rights, to be organized by NIHR on 25-26 May 2014 in Bahrain.