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Dunja Mijatovic Elected Commissioner for Human Rights at the Council of Europe

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has elected Bosnian Dunja Mijatovic as the new Council of Europe commissioner for human rights. Mijatovic was elected for a nonrenewable term of six years starting on 1 April 2018. She replaces Latvian Nils Muiznieks. Mrs Mijatovic is an expert on media law and media regulation who served as the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media from 2010 to 2016.