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).

Briefings


THE "YUKOS AFFAIR" AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR POLITICS AND BUSINESS IN RUSSIA

July 13, 2005 - 192 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Co-Chairman Helsinki Commission
Mr. Leonid Nevzlin Sometime business partner and friend of former Yukos Oil Chairman, Mikhail Khodorkovsky  
Mr. Peter Roudik Senior Foreign Law Expert Congressional Research Service

Countries

Russian Federation

Issues

Combating Corruption
Economic Cooperation
Rule of Law/Independence of Judiciary


   
 

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