Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights
Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights protects the right to life The article contains a limited exception for the cases of lawful executions and sets out strictly controlled circumstanc...
Akkoç v. Turkey
Akkoç v. Turkey 2000, Nos. 22947 & 8/93, ECHR 2000-X, was a decision by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on the extent of the right to life.The case involved the Kurd Zübeyir Akkoç in Tur...
Khadzhi-Murat Yandiyev
Khadzhi-Murat Yandiyev (Yandiev) was a 25-year-old Ingush insurgent fighter, who disappeared in February 2000 after being filmed in the company of Russian Army general who ordered him to be taken away...
Cyprus v. Turkey
Cyprus v. Turkey (2001) (No. 25781/94) is a case raised by Cyprus against Turkey in 1994 and decided on merits by the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in 2001. It concerns the situa...
Death of Carlo Giuliani
Carlo Giuliani ([ˈkarlo dʒuˈljani]; 14 March 1978 – 20 July 2001) was an Italian anti-globalization protester and anarchist who was shot dead by a police officer while attacking him and his vehicle du...
Death of Carlo Giuliani - Wikipedia
Pretty v United Kingdom
Pretty v. United Kingdom (2346/02) was a case decided by European Court of Human Rights in 2002.
Diane Pretty was suffering from motor neurone disease and was paralysed from the neck down, had lit...
Pretty v United Kingdom - Wikipedia
Musa Anter
Musa Anter (1920 in Nusaybin – September 20, 1992 in Diyarbakır), also known as "Ape Musa" (Kurdish: Apê Musa, literally "Uncle Musa"), was a Kurdish-Turkish dissident writer and activist. He was ...
A, B and C v Ireland
A, B and C v Ireland [2010] ECHR 2032 is a landmark case of the European Court of Human Rights on the right to privacy under article 8 ECHR. It found that Republic of Ireland had violated the Conventi...
Bombing of Katyr-Yurt
The reported bombing of Katyr-Yurt (Chechnya) occurred on February 4, 2000, when Russian forces bombed the village of Katyr-Yurt and a refugee convoy under white flags in an attempt to stop the breako...
Baysayeva v. Russia
Baysayeva v. Russia was an April 5, 2007, European Court of Human Rights ruling in the case of forced disappearance of a Chechen man Shakhid Baysayev, which unanimously held Russia responsible for se...
Ruslan Alikhadzhiyev
Ruslan Shamilevich Alikhadzhiev (Russian: Руслан Алихаджиев) was a parliamentary speaker of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria who was forcibly disappeared by Russian forces in 2000.
Alikhadzhie...
Musayev, Labazanova and Magomadov v. Russia
Musayev, Labazanova and Magomadov v. Russia was the July 26, 2007, ruling by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in the case of the February 2000 Novye Aldi massacre in Chechnya, which unanimous...
Zura Bitiyeva
Zura Bitiyeva (1948–May 21, 2003) (also transliterated as Bitieva) was a locally well-known Chechen human rights activist who was extrajudicially executed by a Russian government death squad in 2003 a...
Estamirov and Others v. Russia
Estamirov and Others v. Russia was a European Court of Human Rights ruling in the case of the February 5, 2000, Novye Aldi massacre in Chechnya, which unanimously held Russia responsible for violation...
Osman v United Kingdom
Osman v United Kingdom [1998] EHRR 101 is a leading and controversial case before the European Court of Human Rights on human rights law in the United Kingdom. Judgment was given on 28 October 1998.