Russia: ICJ submission to the Universal Periodic Review

The ICJ presents its submission to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the Russian Federation.

The Working Group on the UPR and the Council should address as a matter of priority the serious violations of human rights, including extra-judicial killings, disappearances, arbitrary, including secret, detention, and torture and other ill-treatment taking place in the context of Russian counter-terrorism operations, in particular in Chechnya, and the widespread impunity for these acts.

Russia-ICJ submission UPR-non-legal submission-2008 (download full submission in PDF)

Russia-UPR16-AdvocacyNote-NonLegalSubmission-2013 (download advocacy note in PDF)

Russia-UPR16-ComparisonChart-NonLegalSubmission-2013 (download comparison with first cycle UPR of Russia)

AdvocacyNon-legal submissions