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Novaya Gazeta editor-in-chief declared a foreign agent

Novaya Gazeta editor-in-chief declared a foreign agent

Dmitry Muratov declared a foreign agent In early September 2023, the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation declared Novaya Gazeta editor-in-chief Dmitry Muratov a foreign agent. Later, Dmitry Muratov ...
EU extends temporary protection for Ukrainian refugees in the EU until March 2025

EU extends temporary protection for Ukrainian refugees in the EU until March 2025

Important news for Ukrainians abroad: EU extends temporary protection for Ukrainian refugees in the European Union until March 2025 Temporary protection status entitles Ukrainians to reside in the EU, get ...
EU partner is carrying out ethnic cleansing

EU partner is carrying out ethnic cleansing

Before the eyes of the international public, dictator Aliyev attacks the Armenian enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh with military strikes. Videos from the capital Stepanakert show artillery strikes, drones and gunfire as ...
A court in Moscow liquidated the Sakharov Centre

A court in Moscow liquidated the Sakharov Centre

The Moscow City Court has decided to liquidate the Sakharov Centre at the suit of the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, the press service of the Moscow courts ...
Lithuania denies political asylum to Belarusian activist Olga Karach

Lithuania denies political asylum to Belarusian activist Olga Karach

Lithuania refused to grant political asylum to the head of the Belarusian Centre for Civil Initiatives "Our House," Olga Karach. This was reported by "Meduza" with reference to Karach herself. ...
Why Ukrainian migration has become beneficial for EU countries

Why Ukrainian migration has become beneficial for EU countries

The flow of Ukrainian refugees into Europe at the beginning of Russia's full-scale invasion revealed the EU's capacity to take in large numbers of refugees and also showed the benefits ...
In which EU countries the number of Ukrainian refugees is growing

In which EU countries the number of Ukrainian refugees is growing

There are more than 4 million refugees from Ukraine who have been granted temporary protection status in EU countries. The number of fugitives from war increased by almost 46,000 in ...
Arbitrariness is the order of the day in Belarus

Arbitrariness is the order of the day in Belarus

More than 1,400 political prisoners are being held in Belarus - including candidates in the 2020 presidential election According to human rights activists, three years after the presidential elections in ...
The International Peace Bureau(IPB) Has Announced its Intention to Nominate Three Remarkable Organizations with a Focus on the Right to Conscientious Objection for the 2024 Nobel Peace Prize

The International Peace Bureau(IPB) Has Announced its Intention to Nominate Three Remarkable Organizations with a Focus on the Right to Conscientious Objection for the 2024 Nobel Peace Prize

The International Peace Bureau(IPB) Has Announced its Intention to Nominate Three Remarkable Organizations with a Focus on the Right to Conscientious Objection for the 2024 Nobel Peace Prize Berlin, Germany ...
June 2023. ISHR humanitarian aid in Ukraine

June 2023. ISHR humanitarian aid in Ukraine

ISHR team helps Ukrainians affected by the war At the beginning of June, our team visited Putivl (Sumy region). We distributed 600 individual kits to help people survive the winter. ...
The state silences discrimination in Moldova

The state silences discrimination in Moldova

Last year, discrimination by language was at the top of the list in Moldova This was stated by the head of the Equality Council, Jan Feldman "There is discrimination in ...
The German Foreign Ministry has allocated five million euros to Aid Ukrainian Refugees in Georgia

The German Foreign Ministry has allocated five million euros to Aid Ukrainian Refugees in Georgia

Germany Allocates 5 Million Euros to the Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund (ASB) over the next 18 months to help Ukrainian refugees in Georgia who have been affected by the ongoing Russia -Ukraine war. ...
The Moldovan officials openly express their hatred and discrimination against Ukrainians and people of other nationalities living in Moldova

The Moldovan officials openly express their hatred and discrimination against Ukrainians and people of other nationalities living in Moldova

Fiodor Ghelici said that discrimination is promoted at the level of the authorities, not of the ordinary people. Сonsiders Fiodor Ghelici, the ambassador and resident representative of the International Organization ...
„Voices of War“ is a project of the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group

„Voices of War“ is a project of the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group

„Voices of War“ is a project of the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group aimed at collecting materials and interviews with witnesses of the Russian occupation and Russian war crimes in ...
ISHR India and Pakistan Brief

ISHR India and Pakistan Brief

Prepared in Bonn, Germany, by the ISHR Secretariat (June 2023) I. Introduction Pakistan and India are two of the world’s most populous countries. With long histories of rich cultural development, ...
Moldova ranks among the leaders in terms of imprisonment

Moldova ranks among the leaders in terms of imprisonment

The Moldovan criminal justice system is one of the toughest in Europe. This is evidenced by an analysis of European prisons and statistics released this week on June 27 in ...