Commission on security and cooperation in Europe

U. S. Helsinki Commission


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Representative Christopher H. Smith


Senator Roger F. Wicker

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Smith Denounces Azerbaijan Law Criminalizing Online ‘Insults’ To President

Helsinki Commission to Probe Crisis of Human Rights in Turkey

Baltic Security Focus of Upcoming Helsinki Commission Briefing

Nuclear Pollution in the Arctic: the Next Chernobyl?

Our Impact by Country

Ongoing Human Rights and Security Violations in Russian-Occupied Crimea

Helsinki Commission to Examine Threat Posed by Nuclear Pollution in the Arctic

Human Rights, Military Security in Crimea under the Microscope at Upcoming Helsinki Commission Briefing

Smith: Azerbaijan Referendum Lacks Legitimacy

Atrocities in Iraq & Syria: Relief for Survivors and Accountability for Perpetrators

Moldova at a Crossroads

Hearing Addresses Genocide, War Crimes Driving Refugee Crisis in OSCE

Bipartisan Legislation to Bring Back Convicted Criminals Abroad Passes Subcommittee

Smith: Offer Victims of Genocide in Iraq and Syria a Lifeline

Helsinki Commission Briefing to Examine Challenges to Moldovan Security, Including Russian Destabilization Efforts

Helsinki Commission Honored for Work on Ukraine