Published: 1 Dec 2005 | By Anood Taqui

PACE Russia Report


Since the last monitoring report in April 2002, the Russian authorities have made efforts to address the issues which represented a threat to the political stability, economic progress and normal functioning of democratic institutions in the country. Despite a number of improvements, there remains little progress in other areas, including abolition of the death penalty and prosecution of those responsible for violations in Chechnya.

In this article, Anood Taqui outlines the content of the report, including a list of recommendations to the Russian authorities with regard to rule of law and the protection of human rights. To read the full article, click on the link below.