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…
06 October 2020
Comment by High Commissioner on Release of Russian Sailors

Comment by High Commissioner on Release of Russian Sailors

06 October 2020
I am happy that our sailors Aleksey Perfilyev, Valentin Nechai and Vyacheslav Sechin, kidnapped in May from two vessels the “Jibloo” and “Rio Mitong” off the coast of Equatorial Guinea, have gained freedom. This release was the result of the actions of the diplomats of the Russian Embassy in Abuja, the…
29 September 2020
On Situation in Zone of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

On Situation in Zone of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

29 September 2020
The reports of the killed and wounded, including the casualties among the civilian population during the aggravation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, cause deep sorrow and compassion for the families and friends of the victims. Since the founding of the United Nations, we have repeatedly experienced difficult historical events associated with…
24 September 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova addressed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Ombudsman of Nigeria in defense of rights of Russian citizens

Tatiana Moskalkova addressed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Ombudsman of Nigeria in defense of rights of Russian citizens

24 September 2020
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova addressed United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet and Substantive Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission of Nigeria Anthony O. Ojukwu in defense of rights of Russian citizens kidnapped by pirates from the crew of two vessels "Rio Mitong" and "Djibloho" off…
17 September 2020
Office of Federal Ombudsman Сonducts an Internship for Regional Commissioner

Office of Federal Ombudsman Сonducts an Internship for Regional Commissioner

17 September 2020
In the interaction of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, its Office and the Commissioner for Human Rights in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, a new format is opening - an internship for regional ombudsmen. On September 17 and 18, the Human Rights House is…