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The Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

09 July 2019
The Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

The well balanced and humane decision of the President of the Russian Federation to refrain from economic sanctions against Georgia allows to preserve the "humanitarian corridor" between our countries.

The key issue is that ordinary people won't suffer.

It is very important for many families to be able to receive social remittances.

This will preserve the space for human rights dialogue and protection of the rights of citizens of Russia and Georgia.

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