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Crimean Tatars: At risk of persecution and harassment in the new Crimea - 23 May 2014

Headline Title:  Crimean Tatars: At risk of persecution and harassment in the new Crimea Crimean Tatars face an uncertain future in the annexed peninsula, said Amnesty International today, ahead of presidential elections in Ukraine in which they and other residents of Crimea will no lo Crimean Tatars face an uncertain future in the annexed peninsula, said Amnesty International today, ahead of presidential elections in Ukraine in which they and other residents of Crimea will no longer be able to take part. Media Node:  Crimean Tatars Story Location:  Russia 45° 18' 24.3648" N, 34° 21' 54.8424" E “Despite assurances made by the de facto Crimean authorities to protect the rights of Tatars, since the annexation of the peninsula by Russia in March this year, the Tatar community has faced increasing violence and discrimination. ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Europe and Central Asia Programme Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Ukraine: Harassment and violence against Crimean Tatars by state and non-state actors Description:  Briefing, 23 May 2014.

Russie. Assassinat d'Anna Politkovskaïa : des condamnations, mais pas de justice

La condamnation de cinq hommes pour le meurtre de la journaliste d’investigation russe Anna Politkovskaïa ne représente qu’un petit pas en direction de la justice. La condamnation de cinq hommes pour le meurtre de la journaliste d’investigation russe Anna Politkovskaïa ne représente qu’un petit pas en direction de la justice.

Rusia: Las condenas por el asesinato de Anna Politkovskaya no hacen justicia

La condena de cinco hombres por el asesinato de la periodista de investigación rusa Anna Politkovskaya sólo es un pequeño paso hacia la justicia. La condena de cinco hombres por el asesinato de la periodista de investigación rusa Anna Politkovskaya sólo es un pequeño paso hacia la justicia.

Russia: Anna Politkovskaya murder convictions fall short of full justice

The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice.

Russia: Anna Politkovskaya murder convictions fall short of full justice - 21 May 2014

Headline Title:  Russia: Anna Politkovskaya murder convictions fall short of full justice The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice. The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice. The process has left too many questions unanswered and full justice will not be served until those who ordered the crime are identified and face the courts Media Node:  Anna Politkovskaya Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russia 56° 27' 55.89" N, 39° 54' 8.4384" E “The tragic murder of Anna Politkovskaya uncovered the incredible dangers faced by those trying to expose human rights abuses and corruption in Russia. Until justice is delivered on her case, all journalists and activists will be at risk. ” Source:  Sergei Nikitin, Head of Amnesty International’s office in Russia. URL:  Russian Federation: Freedom under threat: The clampdown against freedoms of expression, assembly and association in Russia Description:  Document, 24 April 2013.

Russie. Pour l'anniversaire de la manifestation de Bolotnaïa, de nouvelles mesures répressives

Les autorités russes font tout ce qu’elles peuvent pour contrecarrer d’éventuelles commémorations du deuxième anniversaire de la manifestation tenue sur la place Bolotnaïa le 6 mai 2012, a déclaré Amnesty International. Les autorités russes font tout ce qu’elles peuvent pour contrecarrer d’éventuelles commémorations du deuxième anniversaire de la manifestation tenue sur la place Bolotnaïa le 6 mai 2012, a déc

Rusia: Nuevos actos de represión marcan el aniversario de la manifestación de Bolotnaya

Las autoridades rusas están haciendo todo lo posible por malograr cualquier manifestación convocada para conmemorar el segundo aniversario de la protesta celebrada el 6 de mayo de 2012 en la plaza de Bolotnaya. Las autoridades rusas están haciendo todo lo posible por malograr cualquier manifestación convocada para conmemorar el segundo aniversario de la protesta celebrada el 6 de mayo de 2012 en la plaza

Russia: Bolotnaya protest anniversary marked by new repression - 5 May 2014

Headline Title:  Russia: Bolotnaya protest anniversary marked by new repression The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May 2012, said Amnesty International. The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May 2012. Media Node:  Bolotnaya Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russia 55° 22' 44.796" N, 37° 58' 7.5" E “The Russian authorities are suffocating the right to freedom of expression and crushing freedom of assembly. The uncompromising reaction to the recent spate of peaceful demonstrations in Moscow has exposed just how difficult and dangerous it has become to organize and participate in protests. ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Europe and Central Asia Programme Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Russian Federation: Websites blocked for writing about protest Description:  Document, 1 May 2014 URL:  Russia: Anatomy of injustice: The Bolotnaya Square trial Description:  Document, 10 December 2013

Russia: Bolotnaya protest anniversary marked by new repression

The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May 2012 The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May 2012, said Amnesty International.

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.

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