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).

International Humanitarian Law


2014

  • Jul 22, 2014

    Live webcast: Hearing on Anti-Semitism, Racism and Discrimination in the OSCE Region Press Release
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  • Jul 8, 2014

    15th Anniversary of the Bytyqi Brother Murders in Serbia Statement
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2012

  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
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  • Feb 24, 2012

    Chairman Smith Welcomes Release of Kazakhstani Human Rights Activist Yevgeniy Zhovtis Press Release
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2011

  • Dec 20, 2011

    Chairman Smith’s Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Passes, Goes to White House Press Release
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  • Dec 19, 2011

    Chairman Smith Calls for Final Passage of Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Press Release
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  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith to Hold Press Conference on Belarus Press Release
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  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith Statement on One Year Since Brutal Election Crackdown in Belarus Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2011

    Belarus: The Ongoing Crackdown and Forces for Change Hearing
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  • Nov 8, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Belarus Press Release
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  • Feb 2, 2011

    Commission Leadership Condemns Violence, Calls for Egyptian Transition to Democracy to Begin Press Release
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  • Jan 21, 2011

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Deplore Violence in Albania Press Release
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  • Jan 13, 2011

    Cardin Outraged by Continued Imprisonment of Nemtsov Press Release
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2010

  • Dec 8, 2010

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Focuses on U.S. Support for Western Balkan Countries Press Release
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  • Dec 8, 2010

    The Western Balkans: Developments in 2010 and Hopes for the Future Hearing
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  • Dec 8, 2010

    Hearing on Challenges in Western Balkans Event
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  • Dec 2, 2010

    Commission to Hold Hearing on Challenges in Western Balkans Press Release
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  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
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  • Nov 29, 2010

    Commission Supports State Department Focus on Civil Society Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
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  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
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  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
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  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
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  • Jul 26, 2010

    OSCE Holds Conference in Astana on Tolerance and Non-Discrimination Article
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  • Jul 21, 2010

    Briefing and Documentary Screening on North Caucasus Event
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  • Jul 16, 2010

    Helsinki Commission Briefing and Documentary Screening on North Caucasus Press Release
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  • Jul 15, 2010

    OSCE Parlimentary Assembly Session in Oslo Statement
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  • Jul 5, 2010

    Senator Cardin to Lead Congressional Delegation to Norway Press Release
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  • Jun 10, 2010

    Statement of Helsinki Commissioners on Balkans War Crimes Convictions Press Release
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  • Mar 11, 2010

    Helsinki Commission Applauds U.S. Human Rights Reports Press Release
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  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
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  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
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2009

  • Dec 3, 2009

    Chairman Cardin Meets with Hungarian Prime Minister Bajnai Press Release
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  • Nov 30, 2009

    Cardin, Hastings: Ban on Minarets in Switzerland Should be Overturned Press Release
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  • Nov 23, 2009

    Helsinki Commissioners Seek Justice for Victims of Sterilization in Czech Republic and Slovakia Press Release
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  • Nov 17, 2009

    Cardin, Hastings Statement on Death of Anti-Corruption Lawyer in Russia Press Release
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  • Jul 29, 2009

    Hastings, Brownback Honored as Human Rights Defenders Press Release
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  • Jul 2, 2009

    Aderholt Elected Vice Chair of International Human Rights Committee Press Release
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  • Jun 30, 2009

    Cardin, U.S. Delegation Secure Release of U.S. Prisoner in Belarus Press Release
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  • Jun 18, 2009

    Briefing on Upcoming Kyrgyzstan Elections Event
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  • Jun 17, 2009

    Commission To Host Special Screening: Event
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  • Jun 16, 2009

    Dagestan: A new flashpoint in Russia’s North Caucasus Event
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  • Jun 15, 2009

    Commission to Hold Briefing on Upcoming Kyrgyzstan Elections Press Release
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  • Jun 12, 2009

    Commission to Host Special Screening: “The Stoning of Soraya M.” Press Release
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  • Jun 11, 2009

    Commission to Hold Briefing on Instability in North Caucasus Press Release
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  • Jun 4, 2009

    Statements on President Obama’s Address in Cairo, Egypt Press Release
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  • Apr 8, 2009

    Cardin Says Obama Boldly Moving Forward to Restore U.S. Leadership and Credibility Abroad Press Release
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2008

  • Dec 17, 2008

    Report on the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) Review of the United States and Seventh Annual Meeting of the United Nations Working Group on People of African Descent (WGPAD) Article
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  • Dec 16, 2008

    Statement on USCIRF Report on Religious Freedom in Iraq by Helsinki Commission Co-Chairmen Hastings and Cardin Press Release
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  • Dec 10, 2008

    Helsinki Commission Commemorates Universal Declaration of Human Rights Anniversary Press Release
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  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
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  • Jul 29, 2008

    Human Rights and Democratization in Azerbaijan Hearing
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  • Jul 29, 2008

    Hearing on Human Rights and Democratization in Azerbaijan Event
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  • Jul 24, 2008

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Human Rights and Democratization in Azerbaijan Press Release
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  • Jul 8, 2008

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Guantanamo Detainees After Boumediene: Now What? Press Release
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  • Jun 12, 2008

    Hastings and Cardin Laud Supreme Court’s Ruling on Guantanamo Detainees Press Release
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  • Apr 16, 2008

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Joins with European Parliamentarians to Express Support for Tibetan People Press Release
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  • Apr 16, 2008

    Sodertalje, Sweden Accepts 5,000 Iraqi Refugees Statement
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  • Apr 10, 2008

    Hearing on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis Event
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  • Apr 7, 2008

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Urges Respect for Human Rights of Roma Press Release
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  • Apr 3, 2008

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis Press Release
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  • Feb 22, 2008

    Helsinki Co-Chairman Cardin Debates Kosovo at OSCE PA Winter Meeting in Vienna Press Release
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2007

  • Dec 27, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin Condemn Former Prime Minister Bhutto’s Assassination Press Release
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  • Dec 10, 2007

    Hastings Lauds International Tracing Service on Ratifying Holocaust Archives Agreement Press Release
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  • Dec 4, 2007

    The Future Belarus: Democracy or Dictatorship? Briefing
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  • Dec 4, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing with Leading Belarusian Democracy and Human Right Activists Event
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  • Dec 4, 2007

    Srebrenica: Twelve Years After the Genocide and the Signing of the Dayton Accords Article
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  • Nov 27, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing with Leading Belarusian Democracy and Human Rights Activists Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2007

    Helsinki Commission Leadership Praise Landmark Desegregation Case in Europe Press Release
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  • Nov 8, 2007

    Bosnia-Herzegovina: Outstanding Issues in Post-Conflict Recovery and Reconciliation Hearing
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  • Nov 6, 2007

    Combating Hate Crimes and Discrimination in the OSCE Briefing
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  • Nov 6, 2007

    Helsinki Commission Addresses the Rise of Hate Crimes and Discrimination in Europe Press Release
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  • Nov 6, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on the Rise in Hate Crimes and Discrimination in Europe Event
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  • Nov 1, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Outstanding Issues from 1992-95 Conflict in Bosnia Press Release
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  • Nov 1, 2007

    ** ROOM CHANGE ** Press Release
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  • Oct 31, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on the Rise in Hate Crimes and Discrimination in Europe Press Release
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  • Oct 18, 2007

    Parliamentary Perspective of Challenges Facing Today’s Europe Hearing
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  • Oct 18, 2007

    Helsinki Commission Holds Hearing with OSCE PA President Göran Lennmarker Press Release
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  • Jul 20, 2007

    Guantánamo Focus of Helsinki Commission Hearing Article
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin: Detainee Policies at Guantanamo a Stain on U.S. Record Press Release
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Guantanamo: Implications for U.S. Human Rights Leadership Hearing
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Mr. John Bellinger, III (Legal Adviser) - Department of State Testimony
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Mr. Tom Malinowsky (Advocacy Director) - Human Rights Watch Testimony
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Mr. Gabor Rona (International Legal Director) - Human Rights First Testimony
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights () - Testimony
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin (Co-Chairman) - Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe Testimony
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  • Jun 21, 2007

    Hon. Steny H. Hoyer (House Majority Leader) - U.S. House of Representatives Testimony
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  • Jun 19, 2007

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Implications of Guantanamo for U.S. Human Rights Leadership Press Release
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2006

  • Dec 7, 2006

    Southeastern Europe: Moving from Ethnic Cleansing and Genocide to Euro-Atlantic Integration Statement
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  • Aug 17, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Welcome Russian Decision to Suspend Extradition of Refugees to Uzbekistan Press Release
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  • Aug 15, 2006

    The Sterilization Investigation in the Czech Republic Briefing
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  • Aug 14, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Report Describes Investigations Into Wrongful Sterilizations in Slovakia and Czech Republic Press Release
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  • Aug 10, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Leadership Condemns Kyrgyz Return of Uzbek Refugees Press Release
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  • Aug 7, 2006

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on the Sterilization Investigation in the Czech Republic Press Release
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  • Apr 5, 2006

    Remarks on Passage of H. Res. 578, Concerning the Government of Romania's Ban on Intercountry Adoptions and on the Welfare of Orphaned and Abandoned Children in Romania Statement
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  • Feb 8, 2006

    Human Rights, Civil Society, and Democratic Governance in Russia : Current Situation and Prospects for the Future Hearing
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  • Feb 2, 2006

    Russia: Rights in Retreat Press Release
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2005

  • Nov 18, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Condemn Andijan Trial Verdicts in Uzbekistan Press Release
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  • Nov 18, 2005

    Helsinki Commission Co-Chairman Introduces Legislation Urging Romania to Immediately Reform Harmful Adoption Policies Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Laud Bosnian War Crimes Tribunals, Call for Continued Cooperation from Balkan States Press Release
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  • Nov 10, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Examine Bosnian War Crimes Trials Press Release
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  • Jul 11, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Call for Remembrance of Srebrenica Massacre Press Release
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  • Jun 29, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Laud Srebrenica Resolution, Call for Remembrance Press Release
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  • Jun 24, 2005

    Russia: Human Rights and Political Prospects Briefing
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  • Jun 23, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Latest Developments in Uzbekistan Crisis Press Release
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  • Jun 20, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on Russian Political Landscape Press Release
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  • Jun 10, 2005

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Members Denounce Iran's Human Rights Record, Call for Joint U.S.-Europe Response Press Release
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  • Jun 3, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Probe Trans-Atlantic Response to Iran Crisis Press Release
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  • Apr 26, 2005

    90th Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide Statement
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2004

  • Nov 10, 2004

    Europe's Largest Annual Human Dimension Meeting Closes with Appeal from NGOs Article
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  • Sep 15, 2004

    Hearing: Advancing U.S. Interests Through the OSCE Hearing
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  • Sep 8, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Leaders React to Terrorist Massacre in Russia Press Release
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  • Jun 17, 2004

    Briefing: The War in Chechnya and Russian Civil Society Briefing
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  • Jun 16, 2004

    Activists Brief Commission on Plight of Russian Conscripts in Chechnya Press Release
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  • Jun 1, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Urge President Bush to Raise Russian Rights Concerns Press Release
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  • May 28, 2004

    "Russia: Are Rights in Retreat?" Press Release
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  • Mar 26, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Urge Tough U.S. Stance on Indicted War Criminals Press Release
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  • Mar 23, 2004

    Powell Urged on U.S. Support of Strong Resolution on Chechnya Press Release
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  • Mar 23, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Briefing Highlights OSCE’s Military Dimension of Security Article
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  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
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  • Feb 11, 2004

    Briefing: OSCE's Contribution to European Security Briefing
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  • Feb 10, 2004

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem Press Release
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  • Feb 4, 2004

    Briefing Reviews OSCE Work on Combating Terrorism, Controlling Arms Transfers & Encouraging Military Transparency in Europe Press Release
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2003

  • Dec 11, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Reviews Work of Tribunal for War Crimes in the former Yugoslavia Article
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  • Dec 10, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Engage Government Leaders at Annual Human Rights Review Article
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  • Nov 22, 2003

    A Fine Sense of Irony Statement
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  • Nov 21, 2003

    Deplorable Human Rights Conditions Recalled at Helsinki Commission Hearing on Chechnya Article
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  • Oct 7, 2003

    Briefing: The Path to Justice in Southeastern Europe Briefing
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  • Oct 1, 2003

    Yugoslav Tribunal President to Discuss Future of War Crimes Trials during Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
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  • Sep 25, 2003

    Relatives Testify of Struggles to Resolve Missing Persons Cases in Former Yugoslavia Article
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  • Sep 16, 2003

    Hearing: Chechnya: Current Situation and Prospects for the Future Hearing
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  • Sep 12, 2003

    Situation in Chechnya Focus of Helsinki Commission Hearing Press Release
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  • Sep 11, 2003

    CANCELLED: Hearing: Missing Persons in Southeast Europe, Part 2 Press Release
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  • Aug 6, 2003

    OSCE Holds First Annual Security Review Conference Article
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  • Aug 1, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Examines Plight of Internally Displaced Persons Article
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  • Aug 1, 2003

    Hearing: Missing Persons in Southeast Europe Hearing
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  • Jul 30, 2003

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Missing Persons in Southeast Europe Press Release
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  • Jul 25, 2003

    Displaced Persons Facing Serious Obstacles in Russia Statement
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  • Jul 7, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Press Belgrade to Apprehend Indicted War Criminals, Cooperate with Hague Tribunal Article
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  • Jun 27, 2003

    Certification of Assistance to Serbia Statement
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  • Jun 10, 2003

    Hearing: Internally Displaced Persons in the Caucasus Region and Southeastern Anatolia Hearing
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  • Jun 5, 2003

    No Place Like Home Plight of Internally Displaced Focus of Helsinki Commission Hearing Press Release
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  • Jun 5, 2003

    Death by Torture in Uzbekistan Continues Press Release
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  • Jun 4, 2003

    Briefing: Democracy, Human Rights and Justice in Serbia Today Briefing
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  • Jun 2, 2003

    Human Rights in Chechnya Focus of Helsinki Commission Briefing Article
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  • May 28, 2003

    War Crimes Prosecution, Human Rights in Serbia Focus of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
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  • May 23, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Seek Broad Human Rights Dialogue for Bush Meetings with European Leaders Press Release
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  • May 23, 2003

    Full Text of Helsinki Commission Letter to President Bush Press Release
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  • May 15, 2003

    Briefing: Bringing Justice to Southeast Europe Briefing
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  • May 13, 2003

    Del Ponte to Survey Yugoslav Tribunal Status During Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
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  • May 9, 2003

    Human Rights in Belarus and Russia Statement
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  • Apr 24, 2003

    Briefing: The Critical Human Rights and Humanitarian Situation in Chechnya Briefing
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  • Apr 17, 2003

    Human Rights in Chechnya Focus of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
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  • Apr 14, 2003

    Full Text of Helsinki Commission Letter to Powell on UNCHR, Chechnya Press Release
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  • Apr 14, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Urge Powell to Maintain Leadership on Chechen Resolution Press Release
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  • Mar 27, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Introduce “Belarus Democracy Act of 2003” Press Release
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  • Mar 27, 2003

    The Referendum in Chechnya Statement
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  • Mar 11, 2003

    Speech Regarding Normalized Trade Relations with Serbia Montenegro Statement
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  • Mar 11, 2003

    Trade Relations with Serbia Montenegro Statement
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  • Feb 13, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Call for “Accurate Assessment” of Chechnya Situation Press Release
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  • Feb 10, 2003

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem (Russian) Article
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2002

  • Dec 13, 2002

    Commission Staff Meet with Georgian Officials while Religious Persecution Persists Article
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  • Nov 18, 2002

    The War in Chechnya and Moscow Statement
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  • Oct 29, 2002

    Co-Chairman Smith Suspicious of Charge Against Journalist in Kazakhstan Press Release
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  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
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  • Oct 7, 2002

    Russian Democracy Act of 2002 Statement
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  • Sep 19, 2002

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Examines Democracy, Human Rights & Security in Georgia Press Release
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  • Aug 6, 2002

    Commission Hearing Surveys State of Ethnic Relations in Kosovo Article
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  • May 16, 2002

    Hearing Focuses on Russian-Chechen War Article
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  • May 14, 2002

    OSCE Seminar on Judicial Systems and Human Rights Article
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  • May 9, 2002

    Hearing: Developments in the Chechen Conflict Hearing
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  • May 8, 2002

    Hearing: International Cooperation in the War on Terrorism Hearing
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  • May 6, 2002

    Russian-Chechen War Focus of Hearing Press Release
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  • Apr 19, 2002

    Journalist’s Attempted Hand-Shake Leads to Criminal Indictment Press Release
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  • Mar 26, 2002

    Briefing: If the Cyprus Talks Fail Briefing
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  • Mar 13, 2002

    Karimov Receives Helsinki Commission Letter on Uzbekistan’s Human Rights Violations Press Release
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  • Mar 12, 2002

    Text of Letter from United States Helsinki Commission Members to President Karimov Press Release
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  • Mar 12, 2002

    Karimov Urged to Confront Uzbekistan’s Human Rights Record Press Release
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2001

  • Nov 13, 2001

    67th Anniversary of Ukraine Famine and 25th Anniversary of Ukraine Helsinki Group Statement
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  • Aug 28, 2001

    UPDATE Helsinki Commission Briefing Surveys Domestic Violence in the OSCE Region Press Release
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  • Jul 24, 2001

    Amendment on Yugoslavia War Criminals Statement
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  • Jun 5, 2001

    Hearing: Troubling Trends: Human Rights in Russia Hearing
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  • Apr 24, 2001

    Commemorating Armenian Genocide Statement
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  • Mar 29, 2001

    Hearing: Recent Developments in and around Kosovo Hearing
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  • Jan 12, 2001

    Helsinki Commission Welcomes Efforts to Locate U.S. Aid Worker Missing in Chechnya Press Release
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  • Jan 5, 2001

    Yugoslav Foreign Minister Assures Chairman Smith of Improved Human Rights Press Release
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2000

  • Oct 10, 2000

    Calling for Immediate Release of Mr. Edmond Pope from Prison in Russian Federation Statement
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  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
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  • Jul 27, 2000

    Milosevic Reign of Terror in Yugoslavia Hindering Human Rights and Democracy, Witnesses Testify Press Release
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  • Jul 27, 2000

    Hearing: Milosevic's Crackdown in Serbia and Threat to Montenegro Hearing
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  • Jun 14, 2000

    Members Call for Arrest of Indicted War Criminals Press Release
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  • Jun 13, 2000

    Hearing: Bosnia's Future Under the Dayton Agreement Hearing
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  • May 24, 2000

    Russian Human Rights in Retreat Under Putin’s Watch, Witnesses Testify Press Release
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  • May 23, 2000

    Hearing: The Putin Path: Are Human Rights in Retreat? Hearing
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  • Mar 14, 2000

    The Ordeal of Andrei Babitsky Statement
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  • Mar 1, 2000

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Article
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  • Feb 28, 2000

    Hearing: Kosovo's Displaced and Imprisoned - Part 2 Hearing
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  • Feb 28, 2000

    Hearing: Kosovo's Displaced and Imprisoned Hearing
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  • Feb 17, 2000

    Hearing Announced on Kosovo’s Displaced and Imprisoned Press Release
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  • Feb 2, 2000

    Briefing: Chechen Parliamentarians Briefing
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  • Jan 11, 2000

    “Whither Human Rights in Russia?” Helsinki Commission Hearing Announced Press Release
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1999

  • Nov 3, 1999

    Hearing: Chechen Crisis and Its Implications for Russian Democracy Hearing
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  • Nov 3, 1999

    Helsinki Commission Alleges Horrific Humanitarian Disaster Unfolding in Chechnya Press Release
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  • Sep 17, 1999

    Briefing: The Situation in Dagestan Briefing
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  • Jun 28, 1999

    Council of Europe Action on “Sects”Alarms Chairman Press Release
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  • Jun 18, 1999

    Europe’s Anti-Religious Trends Focus of Commission Hearing; Chairman Calls for Raising Priority in OSCE Press Release
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  • May 12, 1999

    Briefing: Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo: The Views of Local Human Rights Advocates Briefing
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  • May 11, 1999

    Hearing: Accountability for War Crimes: Progress and Prospects Hearing
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  • Apr 27, 1999

    Belarus Human Rights Record, OSCE’s Advisory and Monitoring Group Under Fire at Commission Hearing Press Release
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  • Apr 21, 1999

    Children's Day in Turkey Statement
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  • Apr 6, 1999

    Hearing: Atrocities and the Humanitarian Crisis in Kosovo Hearing
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  • Jan 21, 1999

    Helsinki Commission Leaders: Milosevic Responsible for “Barbaric” Kosovo Massacre Press Release
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1998

  • Oct 2, 1998

    Briefing: The Status of Chechnya Briefing
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  • Sep 17, 1998

    Hearing: Atrocities in Kosovo: Shattuck and Dole Report Hearing
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  • Mar 18, 1998

    Hearing: Repression and Violence in Kosovo and Hearing on Kosovo: The Humanitarian Perspective Hearing
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1997

  • Dec 1, 1997

    Report on the 1997 OSCE Meeting on Human Dimesions Article
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  • Mar 13, 1997

    Hearing: The Future of Chechyna Hearing
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1996

  • Dec 12, 1996

    Hearing: Political Turmoil in Serbia Hearing
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  • Dec 12, 1996

    Briefing: Brcko and the Future of Bosnia Briefing
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  • Sep 1, 1996

    Report: Elections in Bosnia-Herzegovina Article
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  • Aug 1, 1996

    Report: Serbia and Montenegro: The Prospects for Change Article
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  • Jun 26, 1996

    Hearing: Bosnia: Should the OSCE Certify Conditions Exist for Free and Fair Elections? Hearing
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  • May 28, 1996

    Briefing: The War Crimes Trials for the Former Yugoslavia: Prospects and Problems Briefing
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  • May 1, 1996

    Report: Prosecuting War Crimes in the Former Yugolsavia, An Update Article
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  • Mar 1, 1996

    Hearing: The Chechen Conflict and Russian Democratic Development Hearing
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1995

  • Dec 5, 1995

    Hearing: Mass Graves and Other Atrocities in Bosnia Hearing
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  • Jun 8, 1995

    Hearing: The Latest Crisis in Bosnia-Herzegovina Hearing
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  • Jun 1, 1995

    Report: Prosecuting War Crimes in Yugoslavia: An Update Article
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  • May 1, 1995

    Hearing: Chechnya Hearing
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  • Apr 6, 1995

    Hearing: The United Nations, NATO and the Former Yugoslavia Hearing
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  • Apr 4, 1995

    Hearing: Genocide in Bosnia Hearing
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  • Jan 31, 1995

    Hearing: Developments in Bosnia-Herzegovina Hearing
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  • Jan 19, 1995

    Hearing: The Crisis in Chechnya Hearing
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1994

  • Jul 29, 1994

    Briefing: Nagorno-Karabakh Briefing
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  • May 5, 1994

    Hearing: Human Rights in Kosovo, the Sandzak, and Vojvodina Hearing
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  • Mar 10, 1994

    Hearing: A Child's Life in Sarajevo Hearing
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  • Feb 8, 1994

    Hearing: Bosnia's Second Winter Under Seige Hearing
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1993

  • Dec 1, 1993

    Report: Helsinki Commission Activities Regarding the Former Yugoslavia Article
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  • Oct 21, 1993

    Hearing: The Fate of the People of Bosnia-Herzegovina- Part 2 Hearing
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  • Oct 21, 1993

    Hearing: The Fate of the People of Bosnia-Herzegovina - Part 3 Hearing
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  • Oct 21, 1993

    Hearing: The Fate of the People of Bosnia-Herzegovina Hearing
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  • Sep 1, 1993

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Croatia Article
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  • Jul 21, 1993

    Hearing: The Yugoslavia Conflict: Potential for Spillover in the Balkans- Part 2 Hearing
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  • Jul 21, 1993

    Hearing: The Yugoslavia Conflict: Potential for Spillover in the Balkans Hearing
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  • Apr 21, 1993

    Hearing: Prospects for a War Crimes Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia Hearing
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  • Apr 1, 1993

    Report: U.S. Helsinki Commission Delgation to Romania, Macedonia, Kosovo, and Vienna Article
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  • Feb 25, 1993

    Hearing: War Crimes in the Former Yugoslavia Hearing
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  • Feb 22, 1993

    Hearing: European Perspective on Bosnian Conflict Hearing
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  • Feb 4, 1993

    Hearing: Crisis in Bosnia-Herzegovina Hearing
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  • Jan 25, 1993

    Hearing: War Crimes and Humanitarian Crisis in Former Yugoslavia Hearing
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  • Jan 25, 1993

    Hearing: War Crimes and the Humanitarian Crisis in the Former Yugoslavia - Part 3 Hearing
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  • Jan 25, 1993

    Hearing: War Crimes and the Humanitarian Crisis in the Former Yugoslavia - Part 2 Hearing
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  • Jan 25, 1993

    Hearing: War Crimes and the Humanitarian Crisis in the Former Yugoslavia - Part 4 Hearing
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1992

  • Dec 1, 1992

    Report: The U.S. Helsinki Commission Delegation to Hungary, Greece, Macedonia and Croatia (Nov. 11-17, 1992) Article
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  • May 12, 1992

    Hearing: The Crisis in Bosnia-Herzegovina Hearing
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  • Feb 5, 1992

    Hearing: The Yugoslav Republics: Prospects for Peace and Human Rights Hearing
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  • Feb 5, 1992

    Hearing: The Yugoslav Republics: Prospects for Peace and Human Rights- Part 2 Hearing
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  • Feb 5, 1992

    Hearing: The Yugoslav Republics: Prospects for Peace and Human Rights - Part 3 Hearing
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1991

  • Oct 31, 1991

    Hearing: The Conflict in Yugoslavia Hearing
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  • Jul 31, 1991

    Hearing: Geneva Meeting on National Minorities and Moscow Meeting on the Human Dimension Hearing
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1990

  • May 3, 1990

    Hearing: Soviet Involvement in Afghanistan Hearing
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1989

  • Nov 28, 1989

    Hearing: The New and Improved Supreme Soviet and the Institutionalization of Human Rights Reform Hearing
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1985

  • Jun 25, 1985

    Hearing: The Ottawa Human Rights Experts Meeting and the Future of the Helsinki Process Hearing
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1983

  • Nov 9, 1983

    Hearing: Forced Labor in the Soviet Union Hearing
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  • Aug 3, 1983

    Hearing: Update on Raoul Wallenberg Hearing
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1981

  • Jul 22, 1981

    Hearing: Soviet Violation of Helsinki Finat Act: Invasion of Afghanistan Hearing
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1977

  • Feb 23, 1977

    Hearings: Implementation of the Helsinki Accords Vol. I - Human Rights & Contacts Hearing
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