Russian Ombudsman arrives in Baku
Human Rights Watcher (Ombudsman) of the Russian Federation Vladimir Lukin and his representatives from 20 constituent entities of Russia arrived in Baku today, Trend reports with reference to Azeri Ombudsmans office.
The aim of the visit is participation at international conference entitled State and prospects for development of cooperation for human rights protection to take place May 5 to 7 in Baku at initiative of Azeri Ombudsman Elmira Suleymanova.
In the conference organized under the Year of Russia in Azerbaijan will be participating deputies of Milli Medjlis, representatives of governmental agencies, employees of ombudsmans regional offices, etc. CEs Human Rights Commissioner Thomas Hammerberg is also suggested to participate in the conference.