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Stanislav Miroshnychenko

Head of the Information department, editor
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Russia’s persecution of civilian Ukrainians may be a crime against humanity — OSCE reveals new facts

The OSCE has presented a report on violations and abuses of international humanitarian and human rights law, war crimes, and crimes against humanity related to the arbitrary deprivation of liberty of civilian Ukrainians by the Russian Federation. The report was prepared by a mission of OSCE experts within the framework of the Moscow Mechanism, the launch of which the Media Initiative for Human Rights has been advocating for more than a year and a half. During the preparation of the document, the MIHR worked closely with the mission's experts, with facts about Russia's crimes documented by us becoming part of the report.

26 April 2024

The UN sheds light on a hierarchy within the system of Russian agencies involved in the torture of Ukrainians: why this is important

The UN Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine has unveiled a new report revealing significant insights into Russia’s offenses in Ukraine. The findings partly draw on information supplied by MIHR, OMCT, and ZMINA.

18 March 2024

OSCE supports MIHR’s call to launch the Moscow Mechanism on Ukrainian civilian hostages

The launch of the Moscow Mechanism for civilian Ukrainians persecuted by Russia is, among other things, the result of a year and a half of advocacy work by the Media Initiative for Human Rights and Ukrainian diplomats in the OSCE.

29 February 2024

War and justice
Ex-MP Illia Kyva is going to be sentenced: the criminal case is coming to an end

In Lviv, former Member of Parliament Illia Kyva continues to be tried. He is accused under five articles of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, including but not limited to high treason and trespass against Ukraine's territorial integrity and inviolability. The regular session was held on May 10 in the Lychakiv District Court of Lviv City.

10 May 2023

Enforced disappearances
“Pro-Ukrainian Activist/Extremist Woman”

MIHR documented the tortures endured by a woman residing in Berdiansk “My husband had a small ax. […]

9 January 2023

The road of death: The shooting of civilians on the Kreminna-Lyman road

“My wife said to me: ‘Look, the military are there.’ And they were lined up in a […]

28 October 2022

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