Mr László Székely, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights, has conveyed his deepest condolences and sympathy to Mr Jacques Toubon, the Defender of Rights of France.

The letter of the Hungarian Ombudsman can be found in French here.


The French National Consultative Commission on Human Rights (Commission Nationale Consultative des Droits de l'Homme - CNCDH) has issued a communiqué to reiterate the importance of universal human rights values. The independent advisory body of the French Republic supports the work of the national parliament, government and president in order to complete all fundamental freedoms and human rights.

The communiqué in English and in French.