Christina Luna Rodriguez. The Secretary General of the Council of Europe thorbj?rn Jagland says the problem With civil society in the Russian Federation, about it and she told me, speaking in PACE.
"We are discussing different issues with member countries, as well as among them, and With the Russian Federation itself, where, as you stated, there are problems With the rule of law, such as civil society, non-governmental organizations. We all know about it, " said he.
so Jagland responded to the question of Ukrainian parliamentarian mean when has the ability to be prepared a report on democracy and human rights in Russia due to "flagrant violations of human rights in this country" and " the assassination of Boris Nemtsov 300 metres from the Kremlin ".
Jagland added That the Council of Europe has offices in the capital of Russia, and now We come to a consensus about the programs of cooperation With the Russian Federation ".
"As you mentioned, specifically, the murder of Mr. Nemtsov, We urged the Russian authorities to conduct a due process That was", he added.
Boris Nemtsov, who was killed in the center of the capital of Russia in the night of 28 February, held in the 1990s, a number of high posts in the government of Russia, and in the 2000s, joined the opposition. The investigation is considering several versions, including a contract killing. The period of investigation was extended until the end of August.
Boris Nemtsov was born on 9 October 1959 in Sochi. In September 1991, the appointed representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Nizhny Novgorod region, in 1995, defeated in the elections of the head of Nizhny Novgorod. In 1997 he became the 1st Vice-Prime Minister, From March to December at the same time was the Minister of fuel and energy, was the Chairman of the government Commission on operational issues. In March 1998, he was dismissed from the Cabinet of Ministers Viktor Chernomyrdin. Since April 1998 he occupied the post of Vice-Premier in the government of Sergei Kiriyenko, but August already filed a report about the dismissal. Read more in