PopMuse: Russia News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Guidance: Russia: parental child abduction https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-parental-child-abduction--2 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-parental-child-abduction--2 Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:25:00 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK Information for parents whose British child has been abducted in Russia by the other parent or a relative. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Corporate report: Human rights priority countries: autumn 2019 ministerial statement https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-priority-countries-autumn-2019-ministerial-statement https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-priority-countries-autumn-2019-ministerial-statement Tue, 22 Oct 2019 17:41:12 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon gave an interim statement on the human rights situation in the FCO’s 30 human rights priority countries for January to June 2019. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Speech: UN General Assembly 74 First Committee: thematic debate on nuclear weapons https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74-first-committee-thematic-debate-on-nuclear-weapons https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74-first-committee-thematic-debate-on-nuclear-weapons Tue, 22 Oct 2019 08:48:55 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK Aidan Liddle, Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament, makes statement to the UN General Assembly, outlining UK's commitment for a world without nuclear weapons. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Speech: UN General Assembly 74th session: UK national statement in first committee general debate https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74th-session-uk-national-statement-in-first-committee-general-debate https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74th-session-uk-national-statement-in-first-committee-general-debate Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:48:48 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK Aidan Liddle, UK Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament, makes national statement about UK policy on disarmament, arms control and non-proliferation and future objectives. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Speech: UN General Assembly, 74th Session: UK Statement on the P5 Process at First Committee, General Debate https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74th-session-uk-statement-at-the-first-committee-general-debate https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/un-general-assembly-74th-session-uk-statement-at-the-first-committee-general-debate Fri, 11 Oct 2019 14:06:00 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK H.E. Mr Aidan Liddle, UK Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament delivers statement on the P5 process in General Debate at the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly First Committee. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Guidance: Russia – List of Lawyers https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-list-of-lawyers https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-list-of-lawyers Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:34:04 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK List of English speaking lawyers http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ News story: Minister for Europe welcomes steps towards peace in eastern Ukraine https://www.gov.uk/government/news/minister-for-europe-welcomes-steps-towards-peace-in-eastern-ukraine https://www.gov.uk/government/news/minister-for-europe-welcomes-steps-towards-peace-in-eastern-ukraine Wed, 02 Oct 2019 19:59:00 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK Foreign Office Minister for Europe, Chris Pincher calls on Russia to play its part to ensure an end to the conflict in the Donbas. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Yemen joint communiqué, signed at UN General Assembly 2019 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/yemen-joint-communique-signed-at-un-general-assembly https://www.gov.uk/government/news/yemen-joint-communique-signed-at-un-general-assembly Fri, 27 Sep 2019 17:03:00 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK The permanent 5 members of the UN Security Council plus Germany, Kuwait and Sweden signed a communiqué underlining support for the UN-led Yemen peace process. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: UN Human Rights Council 42 - High Commissioner’s oral update on Ukraine https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-high-commissioners-oral-update-on-ukraine https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-high-commissioners-oral-update-on-ukraine Tue, 24 Sep 2019 14:16:10 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK The UK's International Ambassador for Human Rights, Rita French said that the UK is concerned by the crackdown on the right to freedom of expression in illegally annexed Crimea. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: UN Human Rights Council 42: Item 4 General Debate https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-item-4-general-debate https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-42-item-4-general-debate Tue, 17 Sep 2019 15:10:00 UTC HM Government at Russia - Activity on GOV.UK UK Ambassador for Human Rights, Rita French raises concerns on LGBT rights in Chechnya and abuses in Xinjiang, the DPRK, Libya, Egypt, Venezuela and Sudan. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/