On 1 September 2005, our friend and colleague, Yuri Murashov, Chairperson of the Ukrainian Committee “Helsinki-90”, of the all-Ukrainian Society of Political Prisoners and Victims of Repression, and Deputy of the Podilsk District Council, was tragically killed in an accident
The Russian Prime Minister, Mikhail Fradkov, has approved "Regulations of cooperation" between communication operators and authorized State bodies involved in investigative operations.
12.10.05 | Sergey Vorobyov (specially for Press-Attashe.ru)
We have already reported on the Security Services plans for gaining control of the Russian segment of the Internet-space. We have now received information suggesting that there are plans to impose such control over the entire CIS!
12.10.05 | Yuri Motorny, Poltava
It was written much about the absence of efficient protection of rights and interests of citizens in Ukraine. However, in spite of general declarations, intentions and promises to improve the situation, no concrete measures were taken: the operating laws were not changed, and new laws were not created
12.10.05 | Larisa Simonovich, Rivne
In connection with active discussion of patients rights in the recent numbers of the bulletin “Prava ludyny”, we want to propose to our readers the brief information about the work of the program “Hippocrates” in the Rivne region. We also want to tell about our successes and failures and to present our propositions aimed at development of human rights protection movement in the Rivne region
According to information given by senior lieutenant of justice S. Trubchaninov, a deputy of the military prosecutor of the Kharkiv garrison, during 2005 the officers of military prosecutors office of the Kharkiv garrison has taken preventive measures against illegal bullying and other forms of pressure by senior military personnel. As a result, no facts of dedovshchina were registered during the first six months of 2005
The events around the all-Ukrainian medical-social Center in the village of Tsybli of the Kyiv region may result in its liquidation
During the past ten years the state of mental health of Ukrainian citizens has noticeably deteriorated – this negative trend has been reported by Ukrainian psychiatrists
The newspaper “Litsa” told the detailed story about its striving for information on the checks of legality of use of land areas located in the Dnepropetrovsk region
After the revolutionary events in Ukraine and in the Zakarpatska region, new authorities, in particular new head of the regional state administration Viktor Baloga, decided to take over the control of the independent Hungarian-language press, which dared to elucidate the events in the light negative for state officials
12.10.05 | Vladimir Berezin, Artemovsk
The prosecutors office of the Trostianets district of the Sumy region has completed the investigation of the criminal case against the head of the joint-stock company “Spartak”, who is accused of brutal violation of election laws
12.10.05 | Yevhen Zakharov, Kharkiv
A document under the title “On some results of the work of the Security Service of Ukraine during the first half-year of 2005”, which can be found at http://www.sbu.gov.ua/reports/ann20-07-2005-1.shtml, suggests that such violations are rampant.
07.10.05 | Viktor Pavlykivskiy, Kharkiv
The right to employment, as well as other labour rights, is an inherent right like the right to life. The reality of our social-economic rights depends on the reality of this right. Changes in political, economic and social conditions have resulted in radical changes in our country, and violations of elementary rights connected with labour relations have become common.
04.10.05 | Halya Coynash
Why human rights activists are up in arms against impending “political reform” in Ukraine.
Or why it can be wise when hearing the word “reform” from unexpected places to stop and think about hidden agendas…
27 September 2005, the Kharkiv Human Rights Group (KHPG) issued an “Open letter regarding the threat of ‘political reform in Ukraine. Today, in this “Memorandum” we will attempt to go somewhat deeper into the arguments presented succinctly in the open letter. In contrast to previous publications of the KHPG about the ‘reform, here we propose to consider its basic conception and the attempts at implementing it on the formal judicial, purely procedural level.
Planned amendments to the Constitution
28.09.05 | Larisa Skrypnykova, Chairperson of the Karelia Republic Society for Ukrainian Culture “Kalyna”
Monument “To the Slaughtered Sons and Daughters of Ukraine” in the Sandarmokh Clearing (Karelia)
Open Letter from the “Maidan” Alliance to the President of Ukraine
26.09.05 | Yevhen Sverstyuk