27 July 2006
Russia held responsible for Chechen disappearance
The European Court of Human Rights today held Russia responsible for the illegal detention and summary execution of a young man in Chechnya. The case is the first that the European Court has decided regarding disappearances in Chechnya and it sets important precedents for other disappearance cases from Chechnya.
12 July 2006
European Court to decide on first disappearance in Chechnya
The European Court of Human Rights will deliver its judgment in the first case concerning disappearances in Chechnya on 27 July, 2006.