International experts to assess events of 6th May 2012 on Bolotnaya Square

posted 2 May 2013, 10:04 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 2 May 2013, 10:10 ]
29 April 2013 

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Leading human rights organisations have announced the creation of an international commission of experts to investigate the events of 6th May 2012 on Moscow’s Bolotnaya Square, reports. The organisations that have announced their participation in the commission’s work include Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, Article 19, the European Association of Lawyers for Democracy and Human Rights, the International Civic Initiative for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the international platform Civic Solidarity, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), and the Centre for International Protection. [Read more]