On 4 August, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova arrived in Oryol Region on a working visit.
Tatiana Moskalkova held a meeting with Chairperson of the Election Commission of Oryol Region Lyudmila Markina. The parties discussed the directions of cooperation in the electoral rights protection during the campaign 2016. The High Commissioner also met with Chairman of the Oryol Regional Council of People's Deputies Leonid Muzalevskiy.
Within the framework of the working trip, Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the events celebrating the 450th anniversary of Oryol City. “I sincerely wish prosperity, systematic and continuous development, material and cultural growth to your beautiful city. The name of the city itself and its ranks – ‘The City of the First Salute’, ‘The City of Military Glory’ – illustrate the proud spirit of its residents, their nobility and aspiration to freedom and happiness,” stressed Tatiana Moskalkova in her greetings on the occasion of the city’s anniversary.