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A member of the Council for development of civil society and human rights under the President of Russia Andrei Babushkin called Surgut Russian capital torture. This opinion he expressed at the meeting in Ugra after visiting the city’s detention center No. 1 (IVS), writes portal Ura.ru.
“I had the initial impression that it is somewhat exclusive. Well found zealous law enforcement officers who went too far”, — he said. According to grandma, two days in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug (KHMAO) showed that this is not so. The human rights activist noted that in the ITT-1, he met many people who complained to him of torture.
In particular, one person is there with a fractured skull, the other has told how he was tortured and showed terrible burns on both legs, says human rights activist. “The criminal case is not initiated, because his claim that the burns appeared before the arrest,” — emphasizes grandma. Ministry of internal Affairs in Yugra its responsibility for the incident’s filming, noting that “if the torture was, then questions should be addressed to the representatives of the FPS”. In the service of the incident have not commented on.
At the same time a member of the Council for development of civil society and human rights under the President of Russia called on the security forces to understand what is happening as soon as possible. According to him, the leadership of the Ministry of internal Affairs in the region, understands the problem and is working on identifying involved in torture. “The scale and impunity of torture, I must say, I was shocked,” concluded grandma.
7 Aug Gulagu human rights organization released a video of the abuse of prisoner in the “Cross-2” in St. Petersburg. The footage can be seen as an employee of the Federal penitentiary service deals many blows with a stick lying on the bed the prisoner.
Another scandal began to unfold after the summer of 2018, the network appeared the video of the torture of a prisoner Evgeniya Makarova in the Yaroslavl correctional colony No. 1. Prison guards beat him with batons and fists and poured water from a bucket. The investigative Committee opened a criminal case, arrested more than ten people. Prior to the publication of the video motion to dismiss was denied. It was later published other evidence of torture in Yaroslavl IK-1, and then commenced another investigation.
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