Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

Hearings


HEARING: CHECHNYA: CURRENT SITUATION AND PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE

September 16, 2003 - 334 Cannon House Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Chairman Helsinki Commission
Hon. Ben Nighthorse Campbell Co-Chairman Helsinki Commission
Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin Commissioner Helsinki Commission
Amb. Steven Pifer Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs U.S. Department of State
Lord Frank Judd Member
Former Co-Chairman
British House of Lords
Council of Europe-Duma Parliamentary Working Group on Chechnya
Ms. Anna Politkovskaya Journalist and Author Moscow
Dr. Robert Bruce Ware Associate Professor Southern Illinois University

Related


Countries

Russian Federation

Issues

Freedom of the Media
International Humanitarian Law
Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons
National Minorities
OSCE Institutions/Structures/Meetings
Prevention of Torture


   
 

Recent Press Releases

December 2011

November 2011

December 2010

May 2010

June 2008

October 2007

June 2006

September 2004

July 2004

September 2003

Click here for the previous year's Press Releases