Human Rights Issues in Eurasia / Правовые Вопросы В Регионах Евразии

Russia: New Interdepartmental Commission To Combat Extremism

Posted by Info on 30/07/2011

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree to form an interdepartmental commission for counteracting extremism. The interior minister will chair the commission.

The decree holds that the interdepartmental commission for counteracting extremism will implement the state policy in combating extremism, and provide for coordination and organizational-methodical management of the activities of the federal executive authorities.
The commission should draft annual reports about the acts of extremism in Russia and present them to the president not later than the second quarter of the year after the quarter to be reported on, develop measures to combat extremism and eliminate the reasons and conditions spurring up extremism; develop draft concepts, strategies, programs, plans and other documents for counteracting extremism.

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