ECHR AND FREEDOM OF ASSEMBLY AND ASSOCIATION
The section 11 of the ECHR provides the ” Freedom of assembly and association “
1 . Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and to freedom of association, including the right to form trade unions with others and to join trade unions in the defense of their interests.
2.The exercise of these rights may not be subject to any restrictions other than those which, provided for by law, constitute measures necessary, in a democratic society, for national security, public safety and the defense of the ‘order and crime prevention, the protection of health or morals, or the protection of the rights and freedoms of others. This article does not prevent lawful restrictions being imposed on the exercise of these rights by members of the armed forces, the police or the administration of the State.