MEP

Tunne KELAM

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Country: Estonia
Address(es):
  • BRU:
    ASP 14E254 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845279
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849279
  • STR:
    LOW T10043 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175279
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179279
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Vice-Coordinator - Security and Defence
  • Member - EPP Heads of National Delegation
  • Member - EPP Bureau
  • Member - Foreign Affairs
  • Member - United States
  • Member - Erakond Isamaa ja Res Publica Liit
  • Member - Security and Defence
  • Substitute - EU-former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Substitute - Regional Development

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1936. Harjumaa, Viimsi. Historian. Tartu University, 1959. MP, 1992-2004. Vice-President of the Parliament (Riigikogu) 1992-1995, 1996-2003. Chairman, Pro Patria Union faction, 2003-2004. Chairman, European Affairs Committee and Co-Chairman, Joint Parliamentary Committee with the EP, 1997-2003. Member, Convention on the Future of Europe, 2002-2003. Member, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, 1992-2000. PACE rapporteur for Ukraine, 1996-2000. Member, Constitutional Assembly of Estonia, 1991-1992. Chairman, Congress of Estonia (transition period Parliamentary Assembly), 1990-1992. Founder, 1988, and Chairman, 1993-95, Estonian National Independence Party (transformed in 1995 into the Pro Patria Union), 2002 - 2005 Chairman, Pro Patria Union party.  Active in defence of human rights and restoration of Estonian independence since mid-1970s. Awarded with Schuman Medal in 2006. MEP since 2004.

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Europe and Iran flag
25.10.2016 - 16:30

EU-Iran relations

Tunne Kelam MEP explanation of vote on EU-Iran relations Report on 25 October, European Parliament, Strasbourg The religious dictatorship of Iran has a long track record of deceptions, breaking its international commitments and trying to obtain...
Intercultural dialogue logo
19.10.2016 - 10:11

Inimõigused pakuvad praktilise aluse religoonide omavaheliseks lähenemiseks

Küsimus, kas inimõigused ja islamiusk käivad kokku, oli peateema tänasel konverentsil Euroopa Parlamendis, mille korraldasid Euroopa Rahvapartei fraktsiooni liikmed Tunne Kelam ja Esteban Pons ning mõttekoda...
Crimea
12.10.2016 - 13:14

Uus oht Ukrainale Venemaalt

Euroopa Komisjoni kokkuvõte 2016 sügise seisust Venemaa ja Ukraina vahel on sügavalt mõtlemapanev. Euroopa tähelepanu on käesoleval aastal Ukrainalt koondunud Süüriale ja islami terroristide rü...

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Press releases

Persecuted Christians in the Middle East (2011)
26.10.2016 - 19:29

Iraagi ahistatud usuvähemustele tuleb luua turvapiirkond

"Kõige enam on piirkondliku konflikti ja ISISe terrorismi tulemusena kannatanud Iraagi traditsioonilised vähemused, eriti kristlased ja jeziidid," ütles Tunne Kelam Euroopa...
Europe and Iran flag
25.10.2016 - 09:56

Kelam: EL-Iraani suhete aluseks olgu inimõiguste paranemine

Strasbourgis Euroopa Parlamendis toimunud Iraani teemalisel arutelul väitis Euroopa Rahvapartei (ERP) esindaja Tunne Kelam, et Briti sotsialisti Richard Howitti raport, mis kavandab Euroopa...
Mustafa Dzhemilev
06.10.2016 - 10:06

EPP Group backs Crimean Tatars leader Mustafa Dzhemilev

“It is hard to find somebody who would better reflect the essence of the Sakharov Prize than Mustafa Dzhemilev - leader of the Crimean Tatars - who has fought all his life for the freedom of...

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