Today, 1 August, 2015, the members of INGO «The Committee Against Torture» unanimously decided to dissolve the organization. The Ministry of Justice will be notified about it on August, 3.
As we have already reported, during the first meeting of the Conference that took place on 24 July, Chairman of INGO «The Committee Against Torture» Igor Kalyapin was requested to develop a report on the Organization's current status regarding property and finance. During today's meeting of the Conference Kalyapin reported that the organization does not have any property or own funds, after that he again suggested to dissolve the organization. The Conference members unanimously voted in favor of this decision.
For further activity of human rights defenders please refer to the report on Igor Kalyapin's press-conference, which took place on 28 July in Moscow.