24 November 2015

Student's right to social benefits protected

24 November 2015

The right of Ms Sh. to receive survivor’s pension until she graduates from the educational institution has been protected following multiple appeals sent by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia to competent authorities. 

Almost punished twice for one crime

24 November 2015

Following an appeal of High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova to Chairman of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Lebedev, the sentence receivd by convict P. was annulled on 10 September 2015. The criminal prosecution was ceased and the applicant was clarified on his right to rehabilitation.

13 November 2015

Russian anthem broadcast to be resumed in Astrakhan

13 November 2015

The official reply of the Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of Russia to the letter of appeal of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia says that the  All-Russia  State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company has been assigned to take all necessary measures to ensure the national anthem of the Russian Federation be broadcast daily on the territory of Astrakhan Region. The decision is based on Article 4 of the Law On the National Anthem of the Russian Federation.

06 October 2015

Rights of participant in military operations restored in Primorye Territory

06 October 2015

As a result of repeated appeals made by the representatives of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia to the competent authorities, the rights of a participant in military operations in the Chechen Republic were restored. The complainant was provided with certificate of military operations’ veteran that gives him right to a monthly allowance.

30 September 2015

Family head to be employed and receive benefits for his children

30 September 2015

A resident of Dagestan has been offered  on-the-job  training, suggested to apply for a military service contract, and provided with an allowance, the official reply from the Government of the Republic of Dagestan to the request by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia says.

14 September 2015

Right to proper medical treatment protected

14 September 2015

On 4 September, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia received a letter of gratitude from patient B., who, with assistance of the High Commissioner’s Office staff members, had received medical treatment in due time.

04 September 2015

Order on administrative offence case cancelled

04 September 2015

Following the assistance of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, an improper fine for lack of registration at the place of residence, imposed on an  80-year-old  pensioner, was cancelled, the official reply from the Leninskiy District Prosecutor’s Office of Tomsk City to the High Commissioner’s request said.

27 August 2015

New contract with dog training servicewoman signed

27 August 2015

To sign a new  3-year  contract with Senior Sergeant D. having been previously discharged from Military Unit 12801 of Nizhniy Novgorod Region. That’s the decision made by the Ministry of Defence of Russia following the High Commissioner’s request to regard some details related to the case which had not been taken into account.

14 August 2015

Criminal charges against minor dropped

14 August 2015

On 4 August, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, who had previously appealed to the prosecution authorities in protection of rights of minor R. accused of a robbery, received an official reply from the Moscow East Administrative District Prosecutor’s Office.

30 July 2015

Monument to warriors killed in Great Patriotic War restored

30 July 2015

A monument to the warriors killed during the Great Patriotic War, located in the Village of Korotkovo, Ulyanovsk Region, was reconstructed and improved, the region’s administration replied to the appeal of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.