Daily Archives: February 5, 2009

Parallel Worlds

Universal Periodic Review presented by the Russian Federation to the UN Human Rights Council on February 4, 2009, in Geneva.

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Materials Prepared by Russian NGOs for the Universal Periodic Review of Russia in the United Nations Human Rights Council

Andrei Soldatov, writing today in Ezhednevnyi Zhurnal about the presentation:

Yuri Dzhibladze from the Center for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights remarked that, apparently, he had been listening to a report on human rights in some other country.

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