Since its deployment in March 2014, the United Nations Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (HRMMU) has monitored, publicly reported and advocated on the human rights situation in Ukraine. The published briefing note emphasizes the need to ensure justice for the 48 people who lost their lives and for the estimated 247 people, who sustained injuries on 2 May 2014 in Odesa during the clashes between two groups holding differing views about the state structure of Ukraine.

Read full text of the Briefing Note in English