Russia: Court sets December deadline for Sea of Azov answers

Human rights judges have set a 3 December deadline for Russian answers to a series of questions concerning events in the Sea of Azov, after receiving a new inter-State case from Ukraine.

Russia: Court urges jailed film director Oleg Sentsov to end hunger strike

Earlier today, the European Court of Human Rights decided on an interim measure in the case of imprisoned film director Oleg Gennadyevich Sentsov.

Ukraine: Grand Chamber to examine four complaints against Russia over Crimea and Eastern Ukraine

The European Court of Human Rights Chamber dealing with four inter-State applications by Ukraine against Russia has decided to relinquish jurisdiction over the cases in favour of the Grand Chamber.

Assembly: Media freedom under serious threat in many European countries

Assembly MPs expressed concern at the “many cases” listed by the Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists, set up by the Council of Europe in 2015.

Ukraine and Russia: Court rejects complaints against shelling of Donetsk and Lugansk region homes

Strasbourg court judges declared the challenges inadmissible due to lack of evidence.