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Russia: Information on the internment conditions prevailing at the Kaluga psychiatric hospital near Moscow

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 February 1998
Citation / Document Symbol RUS28816.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Russia: Information on the internment conditions prevailing at the Kaluga psychiatric hospital near Moscow, 1 February 1998, RUS28816.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ab3464.html [accessed 23 July 2014]
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Information on the Kaluga psychiatric hospital could not be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Anmesty International files : Resource Centre at IRB headquarters.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Reports. Daily.

Human Rights Watch, New York. The Human Rights Watch Global. Report on Prisons. 1993.

International Prison Watch. Annual Reports. 1994-1997.

Keesing's Record of World Events [Cambridge]. Monthly.

News from Helsinki Watch [New York].Monthly.

On-line searches for news articles (NEXIS)

Two oral sources could not provide the requested information within the research deadlines.

Copyright notice: This document is published with the permission of the copyright holder and producer Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). The original version of this document may be found on the offical website of the IRB at http://www.irb-cisr.gc.ca/en/. Documents earlier than 2003 may be found only on Refworld.

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