Ukraine’s mission to UN reports more massive human rights violations in Crimea, Donbas
Дата: 19.04.2017 11:45
Ukraine’s delegation has called on the UN Security Council members to pay special attention to the observance of human rights on the temporarily territories, when considering the situation in the occupied Crimea and Donbas.
HRW report: threats to human rights increased in 2016
Дата: 12.01.2017 18:10
Human Rights Watch (HRW) warns that human rights are increasingly in danger as strongman leaders in countries such as Russia, Turkey, and China step up their repression of dissent and populist parties rise in the West, Radio Liberty reports.
Moscow City Court dismisses appeal against Sushchenko arrest
Дата: 15.12.2016 12:30
The Moscow City Court dismissed the appeal against the arrest of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko. Lawyer Mark Feygin posted this on his Twitter page.
UN high commissioner for refugees to visit Donbas this week
Дата: 21.11.2016 18:51
UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi will visit Ukraine's east this week. At a meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman in Kyiv on Monday, the commissioner said that he will go to the eastern Donbas region on Tuesday to see with his own eyes the situation there.
UN resolution on Crimea to help Ukraine in international courts – Chubarov
Дата: 16.11.2016 12:55
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov is convinced that the UN resolution on human rights in Crimea will become another tool for the Ukrainians in the issue on prolongation of sanctions against the Russian Federation and their extension. He expressed such opinion in the comments to Ukrinform.
777 cases of human trafficking recorded in Ukraine this year
Дата: 13.10.2016 15:45
The international organizations have recorded 777 cases of human trafficking for nine months of this year, Ukrainian MP Iryna Lutsenko said at a press conference in Kyiv, Ukrinform reports.
UK Ambassador to Ukraine concerned about Mejlis ban
Дата: 30.09.2016 15:20
British Ambassador to Ukraine Judith Gough has expressed concerns over a ruling by Russia's Supreme Court that upheld a ban on the Mejlis, the self-governing body of Crimean Tatars in Ukraine's occupied territory of Crimea.
Human rights activists reveal new evidence of attacks on Donbas from Russia
Дата: 07.07.2016 11:35
The International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) human rights organization has released the evidence of shelling of residential areas of Luhansk region from the territory of the Russian Federation in the summer of 2014. This is stated in the IPHR’s report, DW reports.
Ukrainian jailed in Crimea over Euromaidan 'murder' charge
Дата: 10.06.2016 13:55
A 23-year-old Ukrainian who says he was tortured has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attempted murder by a court in Crimea annexed by Russia.
EP to adopt resolution on Russia’s violation of rights of Crimean Tatars on May 12
Дата: 05.05.2016 17:30
The European Parliament will hold the debates and adopt a resolution on violation of the rights of Crimean Tatars in Crimea illegally occupied and controlled by Russia, Ukrainian President’s Commissioner for Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Dzhemilev said on Facebook.
UN says civilians still suffer in Ukraine, despite lull in fighting
Дата: 03.03.2016 12:45
The United Nations said on March 3 that the war between Ukrainian government forces and Russia- backed separatists in eastern Ukraine is continuing to "significantly affect" civilians – despite a reduction of fighting under a cease-fire deal.
Foreign Ministry urges international community to condemn torture of Ukrainian detained in Russia
Дата: 05.02.2016 17:15
The Foreign Ministry has urged the international community to condemn the use of torture against Ukrainian citizen Hennadiy Afanasyev imprisoned in Russia.
EP condemns unprecedented human rights violations in occupied Crimea
Дата: 04.02.2016 15:45
The European Parliament strongly condemns the unprecedented human rights violations in Crimea, occupied by Russia, reads the European Parliament’s resolution on the human rights situation in Crimea, in particular of the Crimean Tatars, which was adopted in Strasbourg on Thursday, Ukrinform reports.
Human Rights Watch states about repressions in Crimea
Дата: 27.01.2016 13:20
The human rights situation in the Russian-occupied Crimea remains repressive, says a report on the situation in Ukraine by the Human Rights Watch international human rights organization.
UN Special Rapporteur to file report to UN Human Rights Council after visiting ATO zone
Дата: 22.09.2015 13:50
UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Christof Heyns has met with Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Deputy Chief of Staff Colonel Konstantyn Sokolov, and leader of the Ukrainian section of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire (JCCC) Major-General Borys Kremenetsky.