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Tbilisi doesn't agree with some conclusions in the US Department of State report on Human Rights in Georgia | April 14, 2011

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia welcomes the US Department of State report on human rights in Georgia for year 2010, though it does not agree with its certain parts.

Russia listed among countries where Human Rights are violated | April 14, 2011

Foreign Ministry of Great Britain in its annual report "Human Rights and democracy-2010" has criticised Russia all-round violation of political and civil freedoms.

Ukraine urges to investigate infringements of Human Rights in Côte d'Ivoire | April 14, 2011

Ukraine welcomes message about the end of long and tragic post-elective confrontation in Republic of Côte d'Ivoire and calls for all-round investigation of all infringements of human rights in this country.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs considers conclusions by the US Department of State on Human Rights conditions in Ukraine to be positive | April 12, 2011

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs considers in general as positive and deprived of political context the conclusions on Human Rights conditions in Ukraine stated in The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor of the US Department of State "Report on Human Rights: Ukraine, 2010". This was reported to journalists by Oleg Voloshin, Head of Department of information policy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.

The European Union intends to increase financing of projects on protection of Human Rights in Russia | April 12, 2011

The head of EU representative office in Russia Fernando Valenzuela declared this addressing to International conference "Mass-media - the fourth power, a myth and reality", ITAR-TASS informs.

China accused the United States of Human Rights violation | April 12, 2011

Until now the prerogative to accuse other countries of infringements of Human Rights and misleading of democracy ideals has belonged to the USA.

EU adopts sanctions against Iranian officials over human rights abuses | April 12, 2011

The European Union foreign ministers have imposed asset freezes and travel bans on 32 Iranian officials on Tuesday, saying they had been involved in human rights violations

PACE’s 2011 Human Rights Prize Awarded to Russian NGO | April 12, 2011

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) today decided to award its 2011 Human Rights Prize to the Russian NGO “Committee against Torture” (Komitet Protiv Pytok)

The U.S. is concerned about human rights situation in Ukraine | April 11, 2011

The situation with human rights in Ukraine is extremely critical.

UEFA fines FC Karpaty for racist fans | April 8, 2011

UEFA Disciplinary Committee has disapproved behavior of FC Karpaty (Lviv) fans during a Europa League game against Galatasaray Istanbul on 26 August 2010.