TITLE

Russian Human Rights Ombudsman Has Little Effect on the Situation in the North Caucasus

AUTHOR(S)
Vatchagaev, Mairbek
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Eurasia Daily Monitor;4/ 4/2013, Vol. 10 Issue 63, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the annual report of Vladimir Lukin, Russia's human rights ombudsman, noting that Lukin shows little interest in the North Caucasus. It mentions that Russians have a skeptical attitude toward the activities of the ombudsman and notes that the law enforcement agencies ignore Lukin's activities and do not regard his office as a state institution. An overview of Lukin's report is provided.
ACCESSION #
87451555

 

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