In 2017 the Russians have less to complain to the ECHR

In 2017 the Russians have less to complain to the ECHR

Moscow. 13 Feb. INTERFAX.RU — the Amount received last year the European court of human rights (ECHR) complaints of Russians decreased slightly, while the growth kommunitsirovaniya court complaints, according to the Ministry of justice of the Russian Federation.

“Statistics show that in 2017, the trend of reduction under consideration of ECHR complaints against Russia (from 7.82 million in 2016 to 7.74 million in 2017),” — said in published on the website of the Ministry of justice report on the results of last year.

It is noted that based on the population of “Russia of the 47 countries of the Council of Europe continues to consistently be in the third ten”.

“However, in 2017 marked increase in the number kommunitsirovaniya the European Court of complaints (from 1.7 thousand in 2016, to about 2 million in 2017) and adopted decisions (with 228 in 2016 to 305 in 2017)”, — the document says.

According to the Ministry, the applicants were paid compensation of the caused damage for the sum more than 900 million rubles.