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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:47 pm on 24th June 2019.

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Photo of John Whittingdale John Whittingdale Conservative, Maldon 3:47 pm, 24th June 2019

Given the welcome, strong statements by the European Council about Russia’s behaviour, does the Prime Minister share my concern about Russia’s possible readmission to full voting membership of the Council of Europe? Does she agree that it sends entirely the wrong message, coming just days after the filing of charges against Russian military officers for the downing of MH17, and when Russia remains in illegal occupation of Crimea?