PLACES OF ILLEGAL DETENTION
Justice for peace in Donbas
Ukrainian penitentiary legislation in the light of the standards of the un and council of Europe anti-torture committees
We offer the Reader an analysis of compliance of Ukrainian legislation governing the order of detention in custody, serving of punishments connected with deprivation of liberty, with the international standards enshrined in the UN Convention against Torture and expressed in the conclusions and recommendations of the UN Committee against Torture, as well as numerous reports of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture (the CPT) after the visits to Ukraine.
Sixth Periodic Report of Ukraine on Implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
In 2013, the UN Committee against Torture (hereinafter — the Committee) should have considered the Sixth Periodic Report of Ukraine on implementation of the provisions of the UN Convention against Torture. We recall that the previous Fifth Periodic Report of Ukraine was considered by the Committee in May 2007 and the periodic reports are provided once in four years.