On January 30 in Strasbourg, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Secretary General of the Council of Europe Maria
Tatiana Moskalkova and Maria
Focusing on the protection of the rights of citizens of the Russian Federation outside of its borders, the High Commissioner expressed concern for the life of Russian citizen Alexander Vinnik, who was extradited to France on 23 January by decision of the State Council of the Hellenic Republic.
Tatiana Moskalkova also raised issues, that she found unacceptable for a civilized society. In particular, the suspension of Estonian news agency Sputnik, violation of veterans' rights, falsification of history, discrimination of language rights and glorification of Nazism by a number of European states.
In this regard, Tatiana Moskalkova highlighted the importance of developing the Eurasian Alliance of Ombudsmen, which next meeting will be held in April 2020 in Moscow. This session will be dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
In conclusion, Tatiana Moskalkova assured Maria