‘Clear Signs of Sabotage’ in Odessa 2 May Investigation

Halya Coynash Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group 20 months after the deadly disturbances and fire in Odesa on May 2, 2014, Ukraine’s law enforcement bodies have not only failed to properly investigate the events and find those responsible, but are effectively stymieing the investigation.  This has forced the 2 May Group, a civic initiative of journalists … Continue reading ‘Clear Signs of Sabotage’ in Odessa 2 May Investigation

Continuing Obstruction of Odessa May 2 Investigation

Halya Coynash Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group Court rejection of a suit demanding access to forensic material connected with the events in Odessa on May 2, 2014 may not be breaking news, but it is yet another frustrating failure to understand the need for openness in this case.  Russian propaganda has from the outset worked to … Continue reading Continuing Obstruction of Odessa May 2 Investigation