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Human Rights Court Lifts Moratorium on Chechen’s Extradition

27 November 2002 TBILISI, 27 November (Civil Georgia)–The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) announced in a communiqué that it will not object to the extradition of eight Chechen fighters, arrested by Georgia earlier this year, to Russia. On 26 November, the Court, however, decided to uphold its overall moratorium on extradition, imposed several months […]