ECHR

ECHR excludes Saakashvili's case from list of pending cases

ECHR excludes Saakashvili's case from list of pending cases

The European Court of Human Rights removed the case of ex-President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili about inhuman treatment in prison from the list of cases under consideration, the press service of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic …

Russia files complaint against Ukraine with ECHR

Russia files complaint against Ukraine with ECHR

Moscow has filed the first ever interstate complaint against Ukraine with the European Court of Human Rights, over the events since 2014, the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office told reporters on Thursday. "On July 22, the …

Russia to pay Georgia 10,000,000 euro

Russia to pay Georgia 10,000,000 euro

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has announced its judgment today in the case of Georgia v. Russia, regarding the collective expulsion of Georgian nationals from Russia in the autumn of 2006. "The …

Kocharyan's defense threatens Pashinyan with a lawsuit in ECHR

Kocharyan's defense threatens Pashinyan with a lawsuit in ECHR

British lawyer of former Armenian President Robert Kocharian Edward Fitzgerald told Armenian media that he intends to file a lawsuit with the European Court of Human Rights if the Armenian court can not protect his client from a prosecution by …

Tea Tsulukiani gives birth to daughter

Tea Tsulukiani gives birth to daughter

The Minister of Justice of Georgia, Tea Tsulukiani, gave birth to a daughter, who was named Mariam, the media reports. On the eve of the birth, Tsulukiani went on maternity leave for two months. The Minister of Justice of …

PACE winter session opens in France

PACE winter session opens in France

A regular session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) will start in Strasbourg today, during which two reports on Azerbaijan will be discussed. On January 26, participants of the session will discuss …

ECHR accepts ANC's lawsuit against Armenia

ECHR accepts ANC's lawsuit against Armenia

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has accepted to consider the lawsuit, which the opposition faction Armenian National Congress filed against the Armenian government in 2010, a representative of the Armenian National Congress, …

Burhan Ozkoshar: Turkey won a legal victory in ECHR

Burhan Ozkoshar: Turkey won a legal victory in ECHR

Turkish political commentator Burhan Ozkoshar, in an interview with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza, named the decision on the prohibition of criminalizing denial of the 'Armenian genocide', adopted by the ECHR, as an …

Nagorno-Karabakh: Baku reminds ECHR of its verdict

Nagorno-Karabakh: Baku reminds ECHR of its verdict

Azerbaijani representative to the European Court, Chingiz Askerov, sent a letter to the President of the European Court of Human Rights, Dean Spielmann, in connection with the large number of applications of …

Russian Constitution weightier than ECHR judgments

Russian Constitution weightier than ECHR judgments

Russia’s Constitutional Court ruled that the decisions of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) may not be implemented literally if they contradict the country’s main law, Judge Sergey Mavrin said. "Russia may in …

Mammadyarov: Armenia denying obvious tries to deceive whole world

Mammadyarov: Armenia denying obvious tries to deceive whole world

Armenia refuses to take a constructive position in the negotiating process, preferring to stick with the traditional course of refuting irrefutable facts to deceive the international community and to conceal their aggressive policy, the minister of foreign affairs