A Russian President Of Interpol Would Be A Catastrophic Failure For The Rule Of Law

The Kremlin’s candidate to the presidency could be elected despite the country's ongoing and flagrant disregard for international law - and we only have one day to act

Tomorrow, Russia may achieve a diplomatic coup. If you a believer in due process, the rule of law, and human rights, this move should gravely concern you.

Interpol’s General Assembly will meet to elect a new president, and the choice falls between the current interim president Kim Jong-Yang of South Korea, and the Kremlin’s Alexander Prokopchuk, a Russian official and currently Interpol’s Vice-Chair for Europe.

The election comes after the previous president,...
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2018-11-20 15:50
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