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To: President Volodymyr Zelensky, Cc: MPs (Mariana Volodymirivna Bezuhla, Oleksandr Serhiyovych Kornienko, Davyd Heorhiyovych Arakhamia) Dear Mr. President,  Dear Members of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, We, the co-signatories of this…
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July 16, 2020 To the Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Razumkov, Dmytro Oleksandrovych, To the Chairperson of the Committee on Social Policy and Protection of Veterans’ Rights Tretiakova, Halyna Mykolaivna, To the Chairperson of…
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On the Unfounded Criminal Prosecution of Emir-Usein Kuku, an Ethnic Crimean Tatar Human Rights Defender from Crimea, and His Five Co-defendants

Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation Igor Viktorovich Krasnov Prosecutor General’s Office ul. B.Dmitrovka, d.15a 125993 Moscow GSP- 3 Russian Federation 19 June 2020   Dear Prosecutor General, We write to you on behalf of…
Crimean Tatar activists protest politically motivated arrests of terrorism charges in Moscow’s Red Square on July 10, 2019.
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President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Your Excellency, We respectfully call on your government to immediately ratify the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, which Ukraine signed in 2000 and take all necessary measures to fight…
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Dear President Volodymyr Zelensky,  Please accept our congratulations on your election as President of Ukraine. We are three international human rights organizations with representative offices in Kyiv working to promote and advance…
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On March 31, Ukrainians will go to the polls to vote in the country’s second presidential elections since fighting began five years ago between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed armed groups. President Petro Poroshenko will face off against a record 43…
People wait at passport control after crossing the contact line between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops in Mayorsk, Ukraine, February 25, 2019.
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Refugee Crisis and Universal Jurisdiction Cases in Europe

What’s the basis for European courts to try atrocities committed in Syria and Iraq? What is universal jurisdiction? Does universal jurisdiction mean that every country can investigate any grave international crime committed in Syria and Iraq? What…
Syrian Man Carries Children After Barrel Bomb Attack
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On Secret Detention

To:                  Chief Military Prosecutor, Anatoly Matios Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine, Riznitska St, 13/15, Kyiv, Ukraine Cc:                  Chief of SBU, President’s Office, Ombudsperson for Ukraine From…
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2                                                                                                       July 9,…
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December 7, 2015     Vice President Joseph Biden Eisenhower Executive Office Building 1650 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, DC 20502   Dear Mr.…