Svetlana Gannushkina on the deportation of Chechens from Austria

posted 5 Mar 2013, 12:50 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 5 Mar 2013, 13:00 ]
25 February 2013 

Svetlana Gannushkina 

On Thursday 21 February 2013, ten Chechens were deported from Austria, all asylum seekers. Our fellow human rights defenders had already told us at the Civic Assistance Committee about this deportation and asked us to meet the deportees and see whether they would be detained at the border, as this had happened before. [Read more]