Ukraine

Ukraine. «Il m’a tranché la nuque avec le couteau» - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  Ukraine. «Il m’a tranché la nuque avec le couteau» Le matin du 27 mai, Hanna se trouvait dans son appartement de Donetsk, une ville située dans l’est de l’Ukraine, lorsque quelqu’un a frappé à la porte. Hanna, militante pro-ukrainienne, décrit comment elle a été enlevé et torturé par des membres d'un groupe sépartiste armé à Donetsk. Media Node:  Hanna - Ukrainian torture survivor 2_FR Hanna - torture survivor in Ukraine_FR Twitter Tag:  StopTorture Story Location:  Ukraine 47° 32' 44.7324" N, 31° 45' 1.7568" E “J’étais défigurée – il m’a donné des coups de poing au visage, il essayait de me frapper partout, je me protégeais avec mes mains... J’étais blottie dans un coin, en boule, les mains autour des genoux. Il était énervé parce que j’essayais de me protéger. Il est sorti et est revenu avec un couteau.” Source:  Hanna, militante pro-ukrainienne de Donetsk URL:  Ukraine. De nombreux éléments attestent que des enlèvements et des actes de torture ont été commis Description:  Communiqué de presse, 11 juillet 2014 URL:  Ukraine. «Ils m’ont dit qu’ils allaient me tuer» Description:  Article, 11 juillet 2014 URL:  Stop Torture Description:  Campagne mondiale

Ukraine. «Ils m'ont dit qu'ils allaient me tuer» - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  Ukraine. «Ils m'ont dit qu'ils allaient me tuer» Sasha a la peau jaunâtre sur tout le front et autour des yeux, et une croûte récente sur la tempe. Ses plaies sont en voie de cicatrisation. Sasha, militant pro-ukrainien âgé de 19 ans, a été enlevé par des séparatistes à Louhansk et frappé à maintes reprises pendant 24 heures. Media Node:  Sasha - Ukrainian torture survivor_FR Twitter Tag:  StopTorture Story Location:  Ukraine 48° 32' 36.6864" N, 34° 48' 16.8768" E “Ils étaient nombreux, d’abord ils ont commencé à me donner des coups de poing. Ils m’ont frappé au visage... Au niveau des bras et des jambes. Ils ne s’en sont pas cachés ; ils m’ont dit qu’ils allaient me tuer. Après une demi-heure, 40 minutes, on ne ressent plus la douleur. J’ai commencé à défaillir, j’ai perdu connaissance.” Source:  Sasha, militant pro-ukrainien âgé de 19 ans URL:  Ukraine. De nombreux éléments attestent que des enlèvements et des actes de torture ont été commis Description:  Communiqué de presse, 11 juillet 2014 URL:  Ukraine. «Il m’a tranché la nuque avec le couteau» Description:  Article, 11 juillet 2014 URL:  Stop Torture Description:  Campagne mondiale

‘They made no secret of it; they were going to kill me’ - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  ‘They made no secret of it; they were going to kill me’   The skin across Sasha’s forehead and around his eyes is slightly yellow and there is a recent scab on his temple. He is healing well.    Sasha, a 19-year-old pro-Ukrainian activist, was abducted by separatists at gunpoint in Luhansk and beaten repeatedly for 24 hours. Media Node:  Sasha - Ukrainian torture survivor Twitter Tag:  StopTorture Story Location:  Ukraine 48° 32' 36.6864" N, 34° 48' 16.8768" E “There were a lot of people, first of all they started to punch me. They punched me in the face… on my arms and legs. They made no secret of it; they told me that they were going to kill me. After half hour, 40 minutes – you stop feeling the pain. I started to lose myself, I lost consciousness.” Source:  Sasha, a 19-year-old pro-Ukrainian activist URL:  Ukraine: Mounting evidence of abduction and torture Description:  News story, 11 July 2014 URL:  He said 'Pray now, I’m going to kill you' and then he slit my neck with the knife Description:  Feature, 11 July 2014 URL:  Stop Torture Description:  Global campaign

He said 'Pray now, I’m going to kill you' and then he slit my neck with the knife - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  He said 'Pray now, I’m going to kill you' and then he slit my neck   Hanna, a pro-Ukrainian activist, describes how she was abducted and tortured by members of a separatist armed group in Donetsk. Media Node:  Hanna - Ukrainian torture survivor 2 Hanna - torture survivor in Ukraine Twitter Tag:  StopTorture Story Location:  Ukraine 47° 32' 44.7324" N, 31° 45' 1.7568" E “My face was smashed – he punched me in the face with his fist, he was trying to beat me everywhere, I was covering myself with my hands… I was huddled in the corner, curled up in a ball with my hands around my knees. He was angry that I was trying to protect myself. He went out and came back with a knife.” Source:  Hanna, a 30-year-old pro-Ukrainian activist from Donetsk URL:  Ukraine: Mounting evidence of abduction and torture Description:  News story, 11 July 2014 URL:  ‘They made no secret of it; they were going to kill me’ Description:  Feature, 11 July 2014 URL:  Stop Torture Description:  Global campaign

Ukraine: Mounting evidence of abduction and torture - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  Ukraine: Mounting evidence of abduction and torture Amnesty International has gathered graphic and compelling evidence of savage beatings and other torture meted out against activists, protesters and journalists in eastern Ukraine over the last thre Amnesty International has gathered graphic and compelling evidence of savage beatings and other torture meted out against activists, protesters and journalists in eastern Ukraine over the last three months.  Media Node:  Sasha - Ukraine torture survivor Twitter Tag:  StopTorture Story Location:  Ukraine 46° 49' 18.714" N, 35° 17' 17.1096" E “With hundreds abducted over the last three months, the time has come to take stock of what has happened, and stop this abhorrent ongoing practice. ” Source:  Denis Krivosheev, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director of Europe and Central Asia Date:  Tue, 08/07/2014 URL:  Abductions and Torture in Eastern Ukraine Description:  Read the full briefing URL:  ‘They made no secret of it; they were going to kill me’ Description:  Feature, 11 July 2014 URL:  He said 'Pray now, I’m going to kill you' and then he slit my neck with the knife Description:  Feature, 11 July 2014 URL:  Ukraine’s Mariupol – suspicion, mistrust and a fear of what’s to come Description:  Blog, 28 June 2014 URL:  Stop Torture Description:  Global campaign

Ukraine. La Marche des fiertés a été annulée, la police n’étant pas en mesure d’en assurer la protection

L’incapacité des autorités ukrainiennes à garantir la protection des personnes désireuses de participer à la Marche des fiertés prévue samedi 5 juillet envoie tous les mauvais signaux, a déclaré Amnesty International. L’incapacité des autorités ukrainiennes à garantir la protection des personnes désireuses de participer à la Marche des fiertés prévue samedi 5 juillet envoie tous les mauvais signaux, a

Ukraine Pride cancelled after police fail to guarantee protection

The failure of the Ukrainian authorities to guarantee protection for those taking part in the planned Pride march on 5 July sends all the wrong signals The failure of the Ukrainian authorities to guarantee protection for those taking part in the planned Pride march on 5 July sends all the wrong signals, said Amnesty International. 

Ukraine Pride cancelled after police fail to guarantee protection - 4 July 2014

Headline Title:  Ukraine Pride cancelled after police fail to guarantee protection The failure of the Ukrainian authorities to guarantee protection for those taking part in the planned Pride march on 5 July sends all the wrong signals, said Amnesty International. The failure of the Ukrainian authorities to guarantee protection for those taking part in the planned Pride march on 5 July sends all the wrong signals, said Amnesty International. Media Node:  Ukraine Twitter Tag:  Ukraine Story Location:  Ukraine 46° 53' 28.212" N, 34° 8' 43.8288" E “The importance of the right to freedom of assembly was dramatically evidenced in the EuroMaydan protests. It’s hugely disappointing that only five months later, the peaceful enjoyment of this right is being selectively denied by the very authorities who profited from it. ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Director of Europe and Central Asia Programme at Amnesty International. “Only last week in a meeting with the Ministry of Internal Affairs we were assured that the event would be properly policed” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Director of Europe and Central Asia Programme at Amnesty International.

تتار القرم: معرضون لخطر الاضطهاد والمضايقات في ظل الأوضاع الجديدة في شبه جزيرة القرم

عشية إجراء الانتخابات الرئاسية في أوكرانيا، قالت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم أن تتار القرم يواجهون مستقبلا يشوبه عدم اليقين في شبه الجزيرة التي تم ضمها إلى روسيا مؤخرا، مع عدم السماح لهم ولغيرهم من سكان القرم بالمشاركة في تلك الانتخابات   

Tatars de Crimée. Une population menacée de persécutions dans la nouvelle Crimée

Les Tatars de Crimée ont un avenir incertain dans la péninsule annexée, a déclaré Amnesty International le 23 mai 2014, alors que va avoir lieu une élection à la présidence de l’Ukraine à laquelle ils ne pourront participer, pas plus que les autres habitants de la Crimée.

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