Moscow Oblast Court denied the claims for temporary asylum of a Nigerian whose relatives want to force her to undergo female genital mutilation.
In 2016, 228 thousand refugees were given this status as opposed to 125 thousand and in 2017.
The ruling says that the probability of Rakhimov being cruelly treated does not mean
that he will be tortured.
How the migration services in Moscow Region issued fines to asylum seekers totalling almost half a million roubles in just four months.
Adherer of the prohibited in China organization Falun Dafa who may be subject to torture in his homeland will not be expulsed from the country so far
Rights activists who accompanied the girl were accused of trying to “legalize all across-the-board”.
Migration authority accuses refugees of violation of the Russian Federation sojourn rules without controlling whether their stay in Russia is actually illegal.
Migration Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs denied refugee status application but Luberetsky court judge issued a more humane decision.
The court referred to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
Civil Assistance is the only legal aid organization helping tens of thousands of refugees fleeing war zones where Russia is fighting.
Anastasia Denisova, an alumna of the MA in ‘Understanding and Securing Human Rights’ (2015-2016), School of Advanced Study, University of London interviewed Svetlana Gannushkina, the Director of ‘Civic Assistance’ NGO (Moscow) and a 2016 laureate of the prestigious Right Livelihood Award for ‘her decades-long commitment to promoting human rights and justice for refugees and forced migrants, and tolerance among different ethnic groups’.
Russia has been ordered to pay more than 80,000 euros ($86,870) to four men forced to live in the transit zone of Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport while applying for asylum.