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"The Committee against Torture has been protecting the rights of citizens who have suffered from torture and inhuman treatment by government officials all their lives. Despite the obvious benefits of this mission, the authorities have been trying for many years to give it an alien and harmful outline... Apparently, the authorities are giving a signal that torture is becoming (or has already become) part of state policy and is not a problem. Here I would like to remind you about the Constitution, where torture is prohibited (for the time being)."
Hungary has moved into a state of emergency, due to the conflict in Ukraine.
A Russian man in Tyumen was arrested for playing the Ukrainian national anthem in public.
The Ukrainian government is banning two Latin letters used by Russian invasion forces.
Belarus moves to ban George Orwell's dystopian classic 1984.
After six weeks away, Ukrainian president Vladimir Zelensky made an appearance at Kiev's parliament.
Putin's attempt to undermine Ukraine backfired ... due to corruption.
The Ukrainian city of Lviv now has an acting cat mayor in office.
Is Russia is looking to streamline its 30+ types of visas by potentially adding four more?
The minimum price of vodka, set by Russia's Ministry of Finance, has been raised. Barely.
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