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    Armenia ranked 82nd on Prison Policy Initiative rating with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents
    Jul14

    Armenia ranked 82nd on Prison Policy Initiative rating with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents

    Armenia is ranked the 82nd on the rating of Prison Policy Initiative – with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents. According to the organization’s survey, in the post-Soviet space Tajikistan demonstrates the best result – 121 prisoners. The following countries rank next: Uzbekistan – 150, Kyrgyzstan – 167, Ukraine...

    Working group on security in conflict zone in Ukraine’s east resumes session in Minsk
    Jul14

    Working group on security in conflict zone in Ukraine’s east resumes session in Minsk

    According to the Ministry’s official Twitter post, a meeting of the working group on security affairs is taking place in Minsk for the sake of resolving the situation in Ukraine’s east. …read more Source:...

    Official Visit of President of Ukraine to Azerbaijan
    Jul14

    Official Visit of President of Ukraine to Azerbaijan

    Baku / 14.07.16 / Turan: The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko arrived on an official visit in Baku late in the evening on July 13. He was met by Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov. From the airport, Poroshenko went to the residence assigned to him. Official meetings and talks with the President of Ukraine begin on the morning of July 14. In...

    In Ukraine: Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in conflict – OHCHR
    Jul14

    In Ukraine: Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in conflict – OHCHR

    It highlights the danger posed by the lack of accountability for unlawful killing as fighting rumbles on in the war-torn east despite a ceasefire declared nearly 18 months ago. A dangerous culture of impunity flourishes in Ukraine where arbitrary killings by Ukrainian forces or separatist groups are rarely prosecuted, a United Nations human...

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict – OHCHR
    Jul14

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict – OHCHR

    KIEV (Reuters) – A dangerous culture of impunity flourishes in Ukraine where arbitrary killings by Ukrainian forces or separatist groups are rarely prosecuted, a United Nations human rights report said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    MH17 families rearing to take legal action to get compensation on second anniversary
    Jul14

    MH17 families rearing to take legal action to get compensation on second anniversary

    Dozens of Dutch relatives are close to filing a lawsuit by the weekend if negotiations fail to secure compensation for “psychological trauma”. The families of the 298 people who died when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine are steeling themselves for a slew of bitter legal battles, on the eve of the tragedy’s second anniversary. Sunday...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine ink bilateral documents
    Jul14

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine ink bilateral documents

    Azerbaijan and Ukraine signed several bilateral documents on July 14, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict: OHCHR
    Jul14

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict: OHCHR

    A dangerous culture of impunity flourishes in Ukraine where arbitrary killings by Ukrainian forces or separatist groups are rarely prosecuted, a United Nations human rights report said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine crisis: Impunity ‘pervasive’ in east, says UN
    Jul14

    Ukraine crisis: Impunity ‘pervasive’ in east, says UN

    Very few people have been brought to account for killings in eastern Ukraine and some cases could amount to war crimes, the UN says. …read more Source:...

    Bulgarian Opposition Demands Demilitarization of Black Sea
    Jul14

    Bulgarian Opposition Demands Demilitarization of Black Sea

    The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has submitted to Parliament a draft resolution calling on the government to declare the Black Sea a demilitarized zone.Bulgaria’s Parliament should also urge the legislatures of all countries of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) to embrace the initiative, Focus News Agency...