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Rights in Russia director receives Moscow Helsinki Group award

posted May 25, 2016, 2:11 AM by Rights in Russia   [ updated May 25, 2016, 2:12 AM ]
"Rights in Russia is very pleased to announce that the organisation's founder and director Simon Cosgrove has been awarded the Moscow Helsinki Group diploma in recognition of his "personal contribution to supporting the work of the Moscow Helsinki Group and the Russian human rights movement". Simon received the award on 12 May 2016 at the celebration marking the 40th anniversary of the Moscow Helsinki Group."

- Julia Sherwood, chair of Rights in Russia