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Международная сеть правозащитных организаций в поддержку призывников, военнослужащих и альтернативнослужащих: действия по обеспечению верховенства права

On November 10, 2014, the draft law on alternative civilian service (ACS) was passed by the House of Representatives in the first session (Resolution of the House of Representatives of the...


In January 2014, a new Federal Law adopted by the State Duma came to force. This law prescribes that those who evade from the military service are prohibited to work in the government sector (...


European Bureau for Conscientious Objection, ANNUAL REPORT, Istanbul, October 2014


In Chamber judgment in the case of Perevedentsevy v. Russia (application no. 39583/05), which is not final, the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been: two...


Rights of military personnel in post-soviet countries


In fact, the state has not provided a mechanism for overcoming a conflict between beliefs/conscious and serving in the armed forces, as well as the diversity of religious practices was not taken...


Hopes of Belarusian human rights defenders and conscientious objectors to military service for the adoption of a long-awaited Alternative Service Law - however imperfect - have been set back. The...