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Representative of Human Rights Ombudsman visits Donetsk remand prison

On 25 June, as part of consideration of complaints, a representative of DPR Ombudsman’s Office interviewed two applicants, who are in custody of Donetsk Remand Prison of the State Service of State Penitentiary Service of the DPR Ministry of Justice. The remand prisoners raised issues related to the procedure for granting visits, as well as to the...

26 June – International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

The International Day in Support of Victims of Torture was proclaimed by a decision of the United Nations General Assembly in 1997 with a view to the total eradication of torture and the effective functioning of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, which entered into force on 26 June 1987....