High Commissioner expressed condolences to servicemen’s families and sent representative to disaster area in Omsk

13 July 2015

On 13 July, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova has expressed her condolences to families of the servicemen having died following a collapse of a section of the military barracks in Omsk Region, and noted that she would follow up on prompt assistance to the injured.

Ella Pamfilova has underscored she is confident that the Central Military Investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation will investigate thoroughly into the causes of the disaster occurred in the Airborne Forces training centre’s barracks in Omsk, and the guilty will be punished accordingly.

A representative of the High Commissioner has been sent to Svetly Village (Omsk Region) to supervise the rights of the victims are observed and the assistance to their relatives is provided.

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High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

19 February 2018

On February 19, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent a letter to Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons of the Ministry of Justice of the USA Mark S. Inch on the issue of protection of rights of the Russian citizen Konstantin Yaroshenko.

Tatiana Moskalkova set up a working group on monitoring the observance of electoral rights

Tatiana Moskalkova set up a working group on monitoring the observance of electoral rights

15 February 2018

On February 15, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed an order establishing a working group to monitor the observance of the electoral rights of citizens during the preparation and conduct of the election of the President of the Russian Federation.

Meeting of Coordination Committee on Conducting Contests for Presidential Grants for Civil Society Development

Meeting of Coordination Committee on Conducting Contests for Presidential Grants for Civil Society Development

15 February 2018

On February 15, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in a meeting of the Coordination Committee for holding contests for grants of the President of the Russian Federation for the development of civil society under the chairmanship of First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Kirienko.

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