"We are not agents!" - 11 NGOs apply to European Court

posted 7 Feb 2013, 22:07 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 7 Feb 2013, 22:08 ]
6 February 2013 

Source: HRO.org (info
On 6 February 2013 eleven Russian NGOs submitted an official application to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in Strasbourg against Federal Law No. 121-FZ of 20 June 2012 “On introducing amendments to specific laws of the Russian Federation concerning the regulation of the activity of non-profit organizations acting as foreign agents” (below – the “Law on Foreign Agents”). [Read more]