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How the history is falsified in Moldova

How the history is falsified in Moldova

On June 13, Moldova marks a special date: On this day in 1941, more than 30 thousand people were deported from Bessarabia to Siberia.These tragic events must not be forgotten, ...
VERY IMPORTANT STAMPS: PRISON MAIL INITIATIVE

VERY IMPORTANT STAMPS: PRISON MAIL INITIATIVE

In May 2021, the International Society for Human Rights (ISHR) launched the VERY IMPORTANT STAMPS prison mail initiative. Representing thousands of prisoners around the world, ten political prisoners were portrayed ...
The National Interest:  "Ukraine’s Accelerating Slide into Authoritarianism"

The National Interest: “Ukraine’s Accelerating Slide into Authoritarianism”

Washington needs to let go of its long-held myth that Ukraine is a blossoming American-style democracy. In truth, it bears a much greater resemblance to the pseudo-democratic systems of Russia, ...
Roskomnadzor sent a warning to Disney because of the cartoon with the main character - gay

Roskomnadzor sent a warning to Disney because of the cartoon with the main character – gay

Roskomnadzor sent a "preventive letter" to the Disney Channel because of the cartoon "Out", where the main character has a non-traditional sexual orientation. This was reported by the press service ...
In memory of Andrei Sakharov: the 100th anniversary of the outstanding man´s birth

In memory of Andrei Sakharov: the 100th anniversary of the outstanding man´s birth

In memory of Andrei Sakharov, who would have turned 100 on 21 May 2021. How would he celebrate his 100th birthday today? On 14 December 1989, Andrei Sakharov died at ...
Those who participated in the seizure of the state are returning

Those who participated in the seizure of the state are returning

The justice sector is an area in which no progress has been made, but regression is yet witnessed.   Those who participated in the seizure of the state are returning ...
The legal situation in Belarus and ways out of the "legal default"

The legal situation in Belarus and ways out of the “legal default”

In the center of Europe, people are tortured and killed for their opinions, and this is no joke. On Thursday, April 29, 2020, a German-Belarusian virtual “round table” was held ...
Life on the Demarcation Line: One Man's Fate

Life on the Demarcation Line: One Man’s Fate

Life on the Demarcation Line: One Man's Fate Always when I approach Stanytsia Luhanska (a Ukrainian village bordering the so-called Luhansk People's Republic), I feel anxiety. Inside, everything shrinks painfully ...
Ombudswoman reports multiple human rights violations and exaggerated limitations in 2020

Ombudswoman reports multiple human rights violations and exaggerated limitations in 2020

There were imposed a number of exaggerated limitations that had a negative impact on the freedoms and democratic processes. тических процессах. Ombudswoman reports multiple human rights violations and exaggerated limitations ...
Monitoring the case of Taha Bouhafs, 10th March 2021

Monitoring the case of Taha Bouhafs, 10th March 2021

Monitoring the case of Taha Bouhafs, 10th March 2021 On the 10th of March 2021, a trial was held in the 11th chamber of the Creteil judicial court, regarding the ...
Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Oleskii Andrei, Yuhas Ivan, Lungu Ionel, and Cuciurian Oleg held on the 17th of March 2021

Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Oleskii Andrei, Yuhas Ivan, Lungu Ionel, and Cuciurian Oleg held on the 17th of March 2021

Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Oleskii Andrei, Yuhas Ivan, Lungu Ionel, and Cuciurian Oleg held on the 17th of March 2021 The hearings concerning the prosecution of Oleskii ...
Covid widened the gender gap — it will now take 135 years to close that divide, WEF says

Covid widened the gender gap — it will now take 135 years to close that divide, WEF says

The pandemic has worsened the global gender gap, and the World Economic Forum predicts it will now take 135.6 years to reach parity, up from about 100 years before the ...
ISHR's (Belarus) Young Human Rights Defender School Marks the 1st Anniversary

ISHR’s (Belarus) Young Human Rights Defender School Marks the 1st Anniversary

ISHR's (Belarus) Young Human Rights Defender School Marks the 1st Anniversary ISHR's (Belarus) Young Human Rights Defender School Marks the 1st Anniversary The Young Human Rights Defender School was opened ...
Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Aliamadou Ahmed held on the 5th of March 2021

Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Aliamadou Ahmed held on the 5th of March 2021

Monitoring the hearings for the prosecution of Aliamadou Ahmed held on the 5th of March 2021 Introduction The hearings concerning the prosecution of Aliamadou Ahmed took place on the 5th ...
Monitoring the case of Mediapart, 11th February 2021

Monitoring the case of Mediapart, 11th February 2021

Monitoring the case of Mediapart, 11th February 2021 On the 11th February 2021, a trial was held in the 17th chamber of the Paris judicial court, regarding the case of ...
President of ISHR-Russia in interview on the ECHR

President of ISHR-Russia in interview on the ECHR

Today we will talk about how this court is arranged and how it works, as well as about what has changed after the adoption of amendments to the Constitution for ...