European Court of Human Rights is on Razzakov’s side

On February 5, European Court of Human Rights published its judgement in the case Razzakov v. Russia and held unanimously that there had been a violation of human rights of Rashid Razzakov, who was subject to tortures in Voronezh militia office in 2009.

Internal Investigations Division (IID) found offences on the part of policemen in “Golyanovo case”.

Head department of IID, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Russia proved offences on the part of policemen towards former employees of Prodykty store who were living in slavery. In particular, the institution’s official letter received by Civic Assistance Committee read: “In the course of checking information on non-admission of response action on the case were partially acknowledged”.