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Ukraine: Further information: One captive released, four still ...
13 May 2014

Yuriy Lelyavskiy, a journalist working for Vik TV based in Lviv (western Ukraine) has been released from captivity and has returned home to Lviv. Journalist ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/022/2014

Wire, May/June. Vol. 44, issue 003
13 May 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) We can Stop Torture 4) Fighting torture since 1961 5) Stop Torture: Mexico: Standing up to Claudia's ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2014

Ukraine: Release missing journalists immediately
12 May 2014

At least two journalists are still missing in eastern Ukraine, believed to be held captive by armed anti-Kyiv protesters in Slovyansk. One journalist recently ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/021/2014

Montenegro: Seven families at risk of being made homeless
9 May 2014

Seven households (14 adults and 20 children) are facing imminent forced eviction in the Zvjerinjak settlement in Nikšić, the second largest city in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 66/003/2014

Ukraine: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch call ...
8 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 8 May 2014 AI Index: EUR 50/019/2014. Ukraine: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       EUR 50/019/2014

Azerbaijan: Peaceful protestors sentenced to detention
8 May 2014

Five activists arrested for taking part in a peaceful protest have been sentenced to between 15 and 30 days in jail for an administrative offence. One of ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/005/2014

Ukraine: Ill-treatment of captives amidst civil unrest
8 May 2014

Video footage shows two men held captive and being ill-treated by armed people in south-eastern Ukraine. They are seen being interrogated by a man ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/020/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Russian Federation: Further information: New death threats ...
7 May 2014

Two lawyers in the North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, Russia, continue to receive death threats in relation to their work on a high profile murder ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/034/2014

Further information: Russian Federation: Court rules website ...
7 May 2014

On 6 May, the Taganskii District Court in Moscow quashed an appeal against the authorities' decision to block the Russian news website Grani.ru. ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/035/2014