Published: 1 Jun 2009

CoE Commissioner Special Mission to Georgia including South Ossetia: Summary of Findings


Following the conflict in South Ossetia and his initial visit to the region in late August 2008, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights visited Georgia and South Ossetia between 25 and 27 Septmeber 2008 to assess progress on human rights and humanitarian protection.

This article outlines his findings in areas including right to return, de-mining and international human rights presence. To read a summary of the situation and ongoing issues, click on the link to the full article below.