On 2 February, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova spoke on air of the Echo of Moscow radio station in the morning Spread programme. The Commissioner said she was ready to start investigating into the forced contracting with conscripts claimed by human rights organisations. However, these cases were by no means always connected with the military actions in Ukraine, Pamfilova said.
The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova intends to follow up on the implementation of the law on decriminalization of domestic violence, which passed the second reading in the State Duma on Wednesday.
High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova believes there is a lack of human rights NGOs in Russia.