Published: 1 Jun 2014

EHRAC Bulletin Summer 2014

EHRAC Bulletin

Issue 21 of the EHRAC Bulletin is now available online. Please click the link below to read the full issue.

Our coverage on the South Caucasus states in this edition of the EHRAC Bulletin includes an article discussing ethnic relations in Azerbaijan (by Graham Donnelly), a piece analysing the high fatality rate within the armed forces in Armenia (Artur Sakunts, Helsinki Citizens’ Assembly Vanadzor) and an analysis of the ‘crisis of secularism’ in Georgia (Lina Ghvinianidze, Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center).

On Russia, Yuri Marchenko (of INTERIGHTS) considers the very difficult challenges which can arise in litigating domestic violence cases in Russia and Katerina Akestoridi (EHRAC intern) outlines the Pussy Riot case in Strasbourg (Alekhina and others v Russia). We also cover the recent work in Russia of the Human Rights Commissioner and the Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT).