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Meeting of Council of Commissioners for Human Rights

29 April 2020
Meeting of Council of Commissioners for Human Rights

On April 29, a meeting of the Council of Commissioners for Human Rights under the chairmanship of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova was held online.

During the event, the ombudspersons discussed human rights protection in the context of the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in Russia.

Tatiana Moskalkova spoke about a hotline functioning in the High Commissioner’s Office, as well as about the characteristics of received appeals.

According to the federal ombudswoman, complaints concern the lack of protective masks, antiseptic products and coronavirus testing. A large group of appeals is related to returning citizens from abroad and departure from the territory of Russia, as well as the protection of labor rights. A significant number of the received complaints also concern administrative responsibility.

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