Latvia, as a European Union member, has the responsibility not to delay with the ratification process of the Istanbul Convention, the Foreign Ministry claims. The Foreign Ministry reminds that the Istanbul Convention deals with important issues, like violence within the family, with unfortunately remains a problem in Europe. The ministry points out that convention also deals with tackling matters related to violence against women, as well as other types of discrimination. So far, 11 out of the 28 European Council member states which signed the convention have ratified it in their national p...
The article you requested can be accessed only by subscribing to the online version of The Baltic Times. If you are already subscribed to The Baltic Times, please authorize yourself.
In case you don't have a subscription yet - please visit our SUBSCRIPTION