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Friday, 21 August, 10:30, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will inspect a state of observance of the rights of the military personnel for timely receiving of medical care

As it was informed in mass media, on August 20, 2015 in Lviv the volunteer of Armed forces of Ukraine who got sick with pneumonia and died during exercise on Yavorovsky proving ground and didn't receive the qualified medical care in time.

Friday, 21 August, 10:26, 2015

The international expert carried out an assessment of potential of the Commissioner in the sphere of prevention and counteraction of discrimination

On August 18-19 the Secretariat of the Commissioner for Human Rights was visited by the famous international expert for discrimination and activity of institutions for equality Mr. Neil Crowley, the founder and the former head of the Irish commission for equality. The purpose of his visit organized by the Council of Europe upon the request of the Ukrainian Ombudsman Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska is carrying out an assessment of potential of the Commissioner for Human Rights for realization of powers in the sphere of prevention and counteraction of discrimination.

Friday, 21 August, 10:21, 2015

The open address of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights to the General Prosecutor of Ukraine and the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

On ensuring the appropriate investigation of assault on August 19 2015 on the minor Mr. Uzu David Harrison as crime based on racial intolerance

Tuesday, 18 August, 10:18, 2015

The facts of ill treatment with condemned persons in the Berdyansk corrective prison were revealed

On August 17, 2015 the regional coordinator of interaction with the public of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in the Zaporozhzhia Region Mr. Volodymyr Pavlenko carried out monitoring visit to the Berdyansk corrective prison No. 77 of Department of the State penitentiary service of Ukraine in the Zaporozhzhia Region for the purpose of verification of available information concerning beating of condemned, arrived from the Zaporozhzhia pre-trial detention center.

Friday, 14 August, 10:01, 2015

Thanks to intervention of the Commissioner the right for appropriate provision of pensions of internally displaced persons was restored

Spouses, Yuriy and Nina Ch. applied to the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights who because of a difficult situation in the native town in Donetsk region, were compelled to move to Zhytomyr Region.

Friday, 14 August, 09:59, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "I urge military commissioners to respect strictly the rules of the legislation during mobilization"

Recently in mass media, social networks, and also in complaints to the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights it is informed concerning cases of handing in of the draft notice to recruits and persons liable for call-up on streets of the cities or in public transport with gross violation of standards of the legislation. Moreover, there are cases of detention of persons by people in a military uniform, carrying out searches of houses, compulsory convoy in a military commissariat where people are retained actually in custody. Thus the moral pressure and intimidation by administrative and criminal liability are applied to people.