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HFHR writes to Prime Minister about interpreter summoned for questioning

The Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights has sent a letter of intervention to the Prime Minister, inquiring about a case of an interpreter summoned for an interview by the prosecution service. Law enforcement authorities want to interview the interpreter about her translation of a conversation between then-Polish Prime Ministers of Poland and Russia, Donald Tusk […]

ECHR judgment in case of journalists and activists from Azerbaijan

On 13 December 2018, the European Court of Human Rights delivered a judgment in the case of Mursaliyev and Others v. Azerbaijan. The Court found violations of Article 13 of the European Convention on Human Rights and Article 2 of Protocol 4 to the Convention. The Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights submitted an amicus curiae […]

Top administrative court dismisses appeals against discontinuation of refusal of entry proceedings at Terespol border station

The Supreme Administrative Court has heard complaints in cassation submitted by HFHR clients – Syrian nationals who were refused entry by Border Guard officers at the border crossing station in Terespol despite declared intention of applying for international protection. Also in their case, the European Court of Human Rights issued measures, in which it ordered […]


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