Grand Chamber hearing concerning the Russian Federation


The Court held a Grand Chamber hearing in the case of Murtazaliyeva v. Russia.

In this case the applicant, a Russian national of Chechen origin, complains of the unfairness of criminal proceedings brought against her for preparing a terrorist attack.


Press release


Webcast of the hearing

Factsheet: Terrorism

Country profile - Russia


Other Information

  • ECHR opinion on the draft Copenhagen Declaration


    A high-level conference on reform of the Convention system will be held in Copenhagen on 12 and 13 April 2018. At the request of the Chair of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, the Court has examined the draft Declaration and issued an opinion on the subject.



Official Visit

  • Visit by the Minister of Justice of Italy

    Visit by the Minister of Justice of Italy

    On 20 February 2018, Andrea Orlando, Minister of Justice of Italy, visited the Court and was received by President Guido Raimondi. Patrick Titiun, Head of the Office of the President, also attended the meeting.