In Russia, the Committee Against Torture has recorded some 2,500 accusations of abuse by law enforcement personnel over 20 years. But, of the cases that have made it to a courtroom, just 147 police officers have received significant sentences. Rights defenders say the problem is far more widespread than the cases that have been brought to light.
Against The Odds, Russian Rights Group Seeks Justice For Victims Of Police Torture
June 30, 2020 | Radio Free Europe | Shares: 0