Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.005 - Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 21/10/2017
Russian FederationDeclarations appended to the instrument of ratification deposited on 5 May 1998 - Or. Engl./Fr./Rus.
In accordance with Article 25 of the Convention, the Russian Federation recognises the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive petitions from any person, non-governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation by the Russian Federation of the rights set forth in the Convention and the aforementioned Protocols thereto (*), where the alleged violation has taken place after the entry into force of these instruments in respect of the Russian Federation.
In accordance with Article 46 of the Convention [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], the Russian Federation recognises as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of the Convention and its Protocols in the event of an alleged violation by the Russian Federation of the provisions of these instruments, where the alleged violation has taken place after their entry into force in respect of the Russian Federation.
[(*) Note by the Secretariat: The instrument of ratification comprises the Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ETS 5) - as amended by its Protocols Nos. 3 (ETS 45), 5 (ETS 55) and 8 (ETS 118), and as completed by its Protocol No. 2 (ETS 44) -, its Additional Protocol (ETS 9) and its Protocols Nos. 4 (ETS 46), 7 (ETS 117), 9 (ETS 140), 10 (ETS 146) and 11 (ETS 155).]
Period covered: 05/05/1998 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-25, Ex-46