Human Rights Council prepares amendments to NGO law

posted 3 Sept 2014, 10:24 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 3 Sept 2014, 10:30 ]
2 September 2014 

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Russia's Presidential Council for Human Rights has prepared amendments to the law on non-profit organisations, removing from it the penalties for "failing to register as a foreign agent." The amendments are currently undergoing revision, after which they will be forwarded to the Ministry of Justice, writes Russkaya Planeta citing Kommersant newspaper. [Read more]

Translated by Natascha Kearsey