Humanitarian Subgroup starts negotiations in Minsk

Humanitarian Subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group on peaceful settlement in Donbass started the negotiations in Minsk. The meeting will be devoted to discussions and assessment of the prisoner exchange conducted on 29 December 2019 between Ukraine and the Donetsk People’s Republic. In addition, delegates will discuss the creation of a more effective mechanism of […]

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is observed every year On January 27. A resolution to introduce the Remembrance Day was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 1 November 2005 on the initiative of Israel, Canada, Australia, Russia, Ukraine and the United States; more than 90 countries were the co-authors. For the first time, the […]

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International Day of Education

On January 24, the UN General Assembly proclaimed the International Day of Education, recognizing its role in achieving peace and human development. Everyone has the right to education, according to Article 26 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The Declaration calls for ensuring free primary education for everyone. And the Convention on the Rights […]

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Representatives of DPR Ombudsman Office conduct interviews in Donetsk SIZO

On 21 January, as part of consideration of complaints, representatives of DPR Ombudsman’s Office interviewed three people, who are in custody of Donetsk Pre-Trial Detention Centre of the State Penitentiary Service of the DPR Ministry of Justice. The remand prisoners complained about matters related to pre-trial investigation by law-enforcement authorities and poor medical assistance. Representatives […]

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