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Other Acts P6_TA-PROV (2011) 0021 (20/01/2011)

Type: Acts of the European Union: European Parliament resolution on the situation of Christians in the context of freedom of religion

Authority: European Authorities - European Union: European Parliament

Date: 01/20/2011

Subject: The European Parliament condemns the recent attacks on Christian communities in various countries and all acts of violence against Christians and other religious communities as well as all kinds of discrimination and intolerance based on religion and belief against religious people, apostates and non-believers; it stresses once again that the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion is a fundamental human right. It calls on the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Police to develop as a matter of urgency an EU strategy on the enforcement of the human right to freedom of religion, including a list of measures against states who knowingly fail to protect religious denominations.

Classification: Freedoms - Art. 10 Freedom of religion

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Notices: The resolution made reference to the Charter of fundamental rights.