Ma arvan, et midagi on muutunud selles, kuivõrd orgaanilise osa rahvusvahelistest suhetest moodustab inimõiguste retoorika. Samuti, et suudetakse koostada jõulise väljendusega paber mõne rahvv inimõigusorganisatsiooni poolt (seni suutsid seda pigem rahvv inimõiguste VVO-d) Ma ei oska aga veel sellele täpselt viidata või selgitada selle muutuse kvalitatiivset sisu.
In addition, OHCHR calls upon all those involved to
implement the following
Urgently put an end to fighting and violence in the
eastern regions of Ukraine.
Ensure that the protection of civilians in the area
s of conflict is a priority: all those
involved in the hostilities in the affected areas o
f the east must comply with the
principles of distinction, proportionality and prec
aution. This is particularly important
in densely populated areas.
Targeting civilians and civilian infrastructure are
violations of international
humanitarian law, and more must be done to protect
them; those who have committed
such crimes must be held accountable.
Access to areas affected by the hostilities – inclu
ding the crash site of MH17 – must be
guaranteed for international organisations and inde
The armed groups and the Ukrainian law enforcement
and security forces must allow
and facilitate rapid and unimpeded safe passage for
civilians wishing to flee the areas
of violence and fighting; as well as the delivery o
f humanitarian relief for the civilian
population, in strict compliance with international
norms and standards.
Rule of law should replace the rule of the gun; jus
tice and accountability must replace
impunity for major human rights violations in the e
In line with international norms and standards, all
those involved in detaining
individuals should promptly release all those abduc
ted and unlawfully or arbitrarily
All violations of international law, including war
crimes, must be fully investigated;
perpetrators must be promptly brought to justice an
d victims provided with remedies
A law on IDPs must be introduced and adopted by Par
liament and signed by the
President as soon as possible, as well as the estab
lishment of a central registry.
Reprisals against people in territories regained by
the Ukrainian Government should
be avoided and the rights of those detained/charged
must be fully observed by the
Ukrainian armed forces and law enforcement agencies
In the cases of the violence at Maidan, Odesa, Mari
upol and Rymarska, investigations
must be in full compliance with international norms
and standards, guaranteeing
justice for the perpetrators, and ensuring remedies
for the victims.
All manifestations of incitement to hatred and into
lerance in public life must be
Legislative reforms should comply with internationa
l norms and standards and
Ukraine’s obligations under human rights treaties.
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Report on the human rights situation in Ukraine
17 August 2014
Mul on tunne, et veel mõni aasta tagasi ei oleks ÜROst paari kuu jooksul sellist raportit saanud. Aga see võib olla ka minu ekslik subjektiivne taju.