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دعوات متزايدة في الأمم المتحدة لوضع حد لعمليات الإعدام - 18 December 2008

صوتت 106 دول بأغلبية ساحقة في الأمم المتحدة الخميس، 18 ديسمبر/كانون الأول، إلى جانب قرار ثان بشأن "فرض حظر على صوَّت ما يربو على مئة دولة بأغلبية ساحقة الثلاثاء في الأمم المتحدة إلى جانب قرار ثان بشأن "فرض حظر على استخدام عقوبة الإعدام".

Un tribunal russe impose la fermeture d'une importante ONG de défense des droits humains

Mardi 8 avril, le tribunal municipal de Saint-Pétersbourg a débouté une importante organisation non gouvernementale (ONG) russe de son appel contre un jugement antérieur la contraignant à s’inscrire sur le registre des « agents de l’étranger ». Cette décision constitue une attaque judiciaire contre la totalité de la société civile en Russie, a déclaré Amnesty International.

Un tribunal ruso fuerza el cierre de una destacada ONG de derechos humanos

La decisión hoy del Tribunal Municipal de San Petersburgo de desestimar la apelación de una destacada organización no gubernamental (ONG) rusa contra la orden judicial de inscribirse como “agente extranjero” es una agresión legal contra toda la sociedad civil rusa. La decisión hoy del Tribunal Municipal de San Petersburgo de desestimar la apelación de una destacada organización no gubernamental (ONG) rusa contra la orden judicial de inscribirse como “agente e

Russian court forces closure of prominent human rights NGO

Today’s decision by the St Petersburg City Court to deny the appeal of a prominent Russian non-governmental organization (NGO) against a previous court order to register as a “foreign agent” is a legal assault on the whole of civil society in Russia Today’s decision by the St Petersburg City Court to deny the appeal of a prominent Russian non-governmental organization (NGO) against a previous court order to register as a “foreign agent” is a l

Russie. Son appel ayant été rejeté, un militant va être interné en institution psychiatrique

La décision rendue le 25 mars par le tribunal municipal de Moscou de confirmer la condamnation du manifestant pacifique Mikhaïl Kosenko est une perversion de la justice qui va le conduire à être interné dans une institution psychiatrique, pour une durée probablement indéterminée, afin qu’il reçoive des « traitements » dont il n’a pas besoin et qu’il refuse, a déclaré Amnesty International. La décision rendue le 25 mars par le tribunal municipal de Moscou de confirmer la condamnation du manifestant pacifique Mikhaïl Kosenko est une perversion de la justice qui va le conduire à êt

Rusia recluirá a activista en institución psiquiátrica tras anular apelación

La decisión adoptada hoy por el Tribunal Municipal de Moscú de confirmar la declaración de culpabilidad del manifestante pacífico Mikhail Kosenko es una perversión de la justicia que hará que Kosenko sea recluido en una institución psiquiátrica, potencialmente por tiempo indefinido, para ser sometido a un “tratamiento” que ni necesita ni desea, ha declarado Amnistía Internacional.  La decisión adoptada hoy por el Tribunal Municipal de Moscú de confirmar la declaración de culpabilidad del manifestante pacífico Mikhail Kosenko es una perversión de la justicia que hará que Kosen

Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal

Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially indefinitely, to undergo “treatment” he neither needs nor wants, Amnesty International said.   

Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal - 25 March 2014

Headline Title:  Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially indefinitely, to undergo “treatment” he neither needs nor wants, Amnesty International said.  Media Node:  Mikhail Kosenko Story Location:  United Kingdom 55° 45' 1.7892" N, 37° 36' 51.9876" E See map: Google Maps “In Mikhail Kosenko’s case, the courts are returning to an abhorrent practice that is redolent of the worst of Soviet-era tactics to crush dissent: the use of forced psychiatric treatment as a means to punish critics.” Source:  Sergei Nikitin, Amnesty International’s Moscow Office Director Date:  Mon, 24/03/2014 URL:  Russia: Psychiatric incarceration verdict coming up for review Description:  Press release, 12 March 2014 URL:  Russia: Guilty verdict in Bolotnaya case - injustice at its most obvious Description:  News story, 21 February 2013 URL:  Russia: Anatomy of injustice: The Bolotnaya square trial Description:  Report, 10 December 2013 URL:  Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent Description:  News story, 8 October 2013 URL:  Russian Federation: Freedom under threat: The clampdown against freedoms of expression, assembly and association in Russia Description:  Report, 24 April 2013

Russie. Black-out des médias autour du référendum sur la Crimée

Les autorités russes ont lancé une offensive de grande échelle visant les médias indépendants en Russie, et bloqué un ensemble de sites internet dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International vendredi 14 mars. Les autorités russes ont lancé une offensive de grande échelle visant les médias indépendants en Russie, et bloqué un ensemble de sites internet dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International vendre

Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea referendum - 14 March 2014

Headline Title:  Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea referendum The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation, Amnesty International s The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation. Media Node:  Russia Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russia 58° 55' 15.996" N, 56° 57' 40.0428" E “The blocking of these sites is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression. It is an unashamed attack on those who still dare to question the Kremlin-dictated narrative by providing independent, impartial information and offer a platform for free debate. ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Europe and Central Asia Programme Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Russia: Freedom of expression falls victim to the dramatic events in Ukraine’s Crimea Description:  News Story, 3 March 2014. URL:  Russia: Hundreds more protesters arbitrarily arrested outside Bolotnaya trial sentencing Description:  News story, 24 February 2014 URL:  Russia: Legacy of Olympic Games tarnished by arrests Description:  News story, 22 February 2014

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