Denmark: Fear of refoulement

Anna Mkrtychan and Alexander Mkrtychan: The above, an English teacher, interpreter and philologist, and her husband, a dentist, both ethnic Armenians from Chechnya, face forcible return to the Russian Federation on 28 May 1996 where they may be at serious risk of arbitrary detention, ill-treatment or torture. Their applications for asylum in Denmark were rejected on appeal and they have been issued with a deportation order to return to Moscow.

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