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Russian Federation: ICJ calls for prompt and effective investigation into killing of lawyer Vitaliy Moiseyev

The ICJ today expressed serious concern at the killing of lawyer Vitaliy Moiseyev and his wife Elena Moiseyeva in the Moscow region.

October 24, 2014

ICJ joins in call for attention to deteriorating human rights situation in Egypt

The ICJ today joined a call with six other international NGOs for members and observers of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) to pay special attention to the deteriorating human rights situation in Egypt ahead of and following the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Egypt.

October 22, 2014

Joint NGO submission to Committee against Torture on United States of America

The ICJ, REDRESS and OMCT have submitted information to the UN Committee against Torture in advance of its examination of the combined 3rd to 5th periodic reports of the USA under the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT).

October 21, 2014

Bolivia: politicians’ “trial” of judges an affront to the independence of the judiciary

The ICJ condemns the imminent “trial” of Constitutional Court judges by Bolivia’s Senate, in proceedings that could see the judges sent to prison over politicians’ disagreement with a legal ruling.

October 16, 2014
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