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Ukrainian Culture in Wartime

May 22, 2024

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HEARING: Supporting Georgia’s Sovereignty and Democracy

May 17, 2024

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Closing the Skies, Liberating Ukraine

May 09, 2024

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HEARING – Closing the Skies, Liberating Ukraine

May 09, 2024

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Helsinki Commission Leadership Honors World Press Fr...

May 03, 2024

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Türkiye Post Election: What’s Next?

May 02, 2024

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Helsinki Commission House Leadership Statement on Re...

Apr 25, 2024

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Paul Massaro Appointed Helsinki Commission Staff Dir...

Apr 22, 2024

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Malta: Leading the OSCE Through Turbulent Times

Apr 15, 2024

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HEARING – The Republic of Malta: Leading the O...

Apr 11, 2024

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Helsinki Commission Senate leadership Statement on R...

Apr 05, 2024

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Annual Reports

Helsinki Commission Annual Report 2018

Mar 28, 2024

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Lawmakers say Kara-Murza case spotlights administration’s shortfalls with political prisoners

Oct 26, 2023

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Sep 20, 2023

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Congress Presses Biden to Deliver Cluster Munitions to Ukraine

Jun 26, 2023

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Congress Pressures Biden to Help Ukraine Into NATO

Jun 20, 2023

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The USA and Switzerland are among the largest producers of components found in Russian weapons

Jul 19, 2023

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“Helsinki on the Hill” is series of conversations hosted by the U.S. Helsinki Commission on human rights and comprehensive security in Europe and beyond. The Helsinki Commission, formally known as the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, promotes human rights, military security, and economic cooperation in 57 countries in Europe, Eurasia, and North America.

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