DISINFO: The West and US use the issue of human rights...
  • Outlet: Interfax (archived)*
  • Date of publication: April 22, 2016
  • Outlet language(s): Russian
  • Reported in: Issue 24
  • Countries / regions discussed: US, Russia
West Human rights Destabilising Russia

DISINFO: The West and US use the issue of human rights...


The West and US use the issue of human rights as a tool to blackmail, abuse, threaten, pressurize and destabilize Russia.


Human rights are enshrined in the Russian constitution. (bit.ly/1MteoYj), .


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