5 April 2007
European Court of Human Rights condemns Russia on Chechen disappearance case
The European Court of Human Rights today condemned Russia for the disappearance and death of a 61-year old Chechen man. In a strongly worded judgment, the Court also condemned the practice of disappearances in Chechnya and lamented the acquiescence in the situation on the part of the authorities.
2 April 2007
European Court to rule on Chechen disappearance filmed by Russian soldiers
The European Court of Human Rights will on 5 April 2007 rule on a disappearance case from Chechnya. The main evidence in the case is unique videofootage of the detention made by Russian soldiers.