“I was tortured by Russian-sponsored militants,” Ukrainian victim tells UN rights council

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, September 17, 2014 – Irina Dovgan, a Ukrainian woman who made international headlines after she was publicly abused by Russian-sponsored militants in eastern Ukraine, testified today before the UN Human Rights Council. Invited by UN Watch, a Geneva-based human rights group NGO, Ms. …

"I was tortured by Russian-sponsored militants," Ukrainian woman tells UN

Irina Dovgan, a Ukrainian woman who recently made international headlines after she was publicly abused by Russian-backed militants in eastern Ukraine, testified today before the UN Human Rights Council. Invited by UN Watch, a Geneva-based human rights group accredited with the United Nations, Ms. …

“I was tortured by Russian-backed militants,”

“I was tortured by Russian-backed militants”   Testimony by Irina Dovgan before UN Human Rights Council, on behalf of UN Watch, Sept. 17, 2014 Thank you, Mr. President. My name is Irina Dovgan, I am a resident of Donbas in eastern Ukraine, the region occupied by the pro-Russian separatists. I am …

Issue 504: “I was tortured by Russian-backed militants,” Ukrainian woman tells UN rights council

“I was tortured by Russian-backed militants,” Ukrainian woman tells UN rights council GENEVA, September 17, 2014 – Irina Dovgan, a Ukrainian woman who made international headlines after she was publicly abused by Russian-sponsored militants in eastern Ukraine, testified today before the UN …