05 November 2020
Comment by High Commissioner on Bogdana Osipova’s Case

Comment by High Commissioner on Bogdana Osipova’s Case

05 November 2020
On November 5, the US Court of Appeals ruled to release Russian citizen Bogdana Osipova. "As the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, I was extremely concerned about the situation around Russian citizen Bogdana Osipova, who had been convicted in the United States for alleged extortion and «kidnapping» of her own daughter. In 2014, a pregnant woman left…
04 November 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova expresses condolences on the terrorist attack in Vienna

Tatiana Moskalkova expresses condolences on the terrorist attack in Vienna

04 November 2020
To Josef Siegele, Secretary-General of the European Ombudsman Institute I extend my sincere condolences to you and the entire Austrian people on the horrific event that took place in Vienna. In this tragic hour, my heart goes out to all the victims and their families.  I firmly believe that only…
31 October 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Greek Ombudsman Andreas Pottakis

Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Greek Ombudsman Andreas Pottakis

31 October 2020
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Greek Ombudsman Andreas Pottakis for the consequences of the earthquake in the Aegean Sea. Dear Dr Pottakis I extend my sincere condolences to all citizens of the Hellenic Republic and to the relatives and friends of the victims and survivors of the earthquake in the Aegean Sea. As the Greek…
Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Chief Ombudsman of Turkey Şeref Malkoç

Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Chief Ombudsman of Turkey Şeref Malkoç

31 October 2020
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova extended condolences to Chief Ombudsman of Turkey Şeref Malkoç after the earthquake in the province of Izmir. Your Excellency, I do ask you to convey my most sincere condolences to the citizens of the Republic of Turkey and my sympathy to friends of the victims of the terrible tragedy — the earthquake in Izmir province, which claimed…
24 October 2020
Congratulations of High Commissioner on United Nations Day

Congratulations of High Commissioner on United Nations Day

24 October 2020
I sincerely congratulate the staff of the Organization on the the United Nations Day! Exactly 75 years ago, after the severe and tragic lesson of the Second World War, the United Nations was created, which remains an uncontested global structure and serves the noble cause of achieving world peace, stability…
20 October 2020
On deportation of Vladimir Norvind by Latvian authorities

On deportation of Vladimir Norvind by Latvian authorities

20 October 2020
I express my extreme concern that on October 9 the Latvian security forces detained a citizen of the Russian Federation, the chairman of the Republican Society of military pensioners, retired colonel Vladimir Norvind, who had permanently resided in Riga, and subsequently, without explanation and social documents, expelled him from his…
Meeting of High Commissioner with Secretary-General of Council of Europe

Meeting of High Commissioner with Secretary-General of Council of Europe

20 October 2020
On October 20, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova and Secretary-General of the Council of Europe Maria Peichinovich-Burich held a meeting at the House of Human Rights in Moscow. The High Commissioner noted that the meeting of the Russian ombudswoman and the Secretary General…
15 October 2020
High Commissioner spoke at online meeting on rights of Crimean Tatars

High Commissioner spoke at online meeting on rights of Crimean Tatars

15 October 2020
On October 15, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova spoke on the rights of Crimean Tatars at an online meeting of the PACE Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination. In her address the federal ombudswoman spoke about the subject of the Crimeans' appeals and the human rights issues. The High Commissioner also spoke about various benefits…
14 October 2020
Statement by High Commissioner on renewal of a membership of the Russian Federation in the UN Human Rights Council

Statement by High Commissioner on renewal of a membership of the Russian Federation in the UN Human Rights Council

14 October 2020
Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova on the renewal of a membership of the Russian Federation in the UN Human Rights Council   I welcomed the news of the election of the Russian Federation as a member of the UN Human Rights Council…
09 October 2020
Comment by High Commissioner on Injury of Russian Journalists in Nagorno-Karabakh

Comment by High Commissioner on Injury of Russian Journalists in Nagorno-Karabakh

09 October 2020
Any war affects the most valuable right - the right to live. No goals are worth the tears of mothers, wives and children. With bated breath, I follow the fate of Russian journalists Yuri Kotenok and Levon Arzanov wounded while fulfilling the professional duty in Nagorno-Karabakh. I empathize and convey…