Published: 9 Oct 2014 | By Craig Hatcher

Amerkhanova v Russia

Case Summary

Case No. 4560/08
Judgment Date: 9 October 2014

The case was part of a group judgment with eleven others (see Sultygov and Others v Russia (No. 42575/07, 53679/07, 311/08, 424/08, 3375/08, 4560/08, 35569/08, 62220/10, 3222/11, 22257/11, 24744/11 and 36897/11)). The applicants in each case alleged that State servicemen in Chechnya and Ingushetia had abducted their relatives on various dates between 2000 and 2005, and that no effective investigation into these events had taken place. The applicants in Amerkhanova were represented by EHRAC and Memorial Human Rights Centre.

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