The European court of human rights (ECHR) refused to reconsider the decision on the terrorist attack in Beslan, Russia should pay the plaintiffs compensation in the amount of about three million euros. On Tuesday, September 19, RIA Novosti reported, citing the court’s decision.
Five ECHR judges refused to send the decision in the case of “tagayeva and others V. Russia” to the Grand chamber, where he waited for a revision.
The decision to pay the Committee “Mothers of Beslan” 2 million 955 thousand euros as non-pecuniary damage and EUR 88 thousand representatives of the applicants in compensation costs, which was adopted in April, remained in force.
In July 2015, the ECHR found violations of the right to life and to an effective remedy at the suit of the “Mothers of Beslan” to Russia. At the same time, 51 of the complaint of the plaintiff, the court declared inadmissible for consideration. The grievance hearing is October 2014.
High school No. 1 in Beslan was seized by terrorists on 1 September 2004. For three days the militants held more than 1,200 people in the gym without food and water. Some of the hostages were shot, some died in the explosions and during the assault undertaken by the security forces. Only in the attack, died, 334 persons, including more than 180 children and freeing their staff of the Ministry and the FSB. Two weeks after the events in Beslan, responsibility for the attack claimed by one of the leaders of Chechen separatists Shamil Basayev.