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    The Autumn Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) will touch upon a variety of issues starting from the protection of whistleblowers and victims of terrorism to violence against women and the preservation of Jewish heritage.

    French President Emmanuel Macron is delivering a speech at the autumn session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on 1 October in Strasbourg, France. Macron is also expected to answer questions posed by the parliamentarians.

    The session kicked off on Monday and is expected to wrap up on 4 October.

    The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) is a branch of the Council of Europe which oversees human rights, democracy and the rule of law. The assembly held its first session 70 years ago, on 10 August 1949.

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