A new group for protection of servicemen. s rights is created in Kharkiv
The Ukrainian section of the International Union for human rights is created in Kharkiv. Its work is aimed at the protection of the rights of servicemen and members of their families.
The activists of the Kharkiv Union of soldiers. mothers partly joined this group. V. Dzereviaga has been elected the head of this group. The group intends not only to aid citizens in concrete cases connected with the violation of rights . it will monitor and analyze abuses of rights in the army and publish analytic materials. The main directions of the activities of the new organization are as follows:
legal counseling of servicemen, recruits and members of their families;
monitoring and analysis of abuses of human rights in the armed forces;
publication of facts and analytic materials concerning the above-listed questions.
Details can be learned from Kriukova M.O., the secretary of the group, telephone: (0572) 143-171.