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European Convention on Human Rights

European Convention on Human Rights

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The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) (long title: Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms) is an international treaty to protect human rights and fundamental freedoms in Europe. Drafted in 1950 by the then newly formed Council of Europe, the convention entered into force on 3 September 1953. All Council of Europe member states are party to the Convention... Full Article At Wikipedia.org

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