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Russia: Further information: Bolotnaya appeal approaching
17 June 2014

An appeal by eight Bolotnaya protesters will be heard by Moscow City Court on 19 June. All of them are victims of a politically motivated trial. All seven ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/039/2014

Slovakia: Ethnic Chechen faces extradition to Russia: Anzor ...
9 June 2014

Anzor Chentiev, an ethnic Chechen asylum-seeker in Slovakia, is facing imminent extradition to Russia. If returned to Russia, he will be at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 72/002/2014

Amnesty International | Russia's onslaught on protest
3 June 2014

The right to protest is in danger of being lost in Russia as the clamp down on government critics and dissenting voices has intensified in recent months

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Russian Federation: A right, not a crime: violations of the right ...
3 June 2014

In the two years since Vladimir Putin's return to the presidency, the Russian authorities have waged a sustained attack on rights and freedoms in an ...

Report       EUR 46/028/2014

Russia's onslaught on protest | Amnesty International
3 June 2014

The right to protest is in danger of being lost in Russia as the clamp down on government critics and dissenting voices has intensified in recent months ...

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Russian Federation: Abducted asylum seekers at risk of ...
30 May 2014

There are grave concerns for two abducted asylum seekers, as it is feared that they have been forcibly returned to Uzbekistan and are at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/037/2014

Amnesty International | Amnesty International's report on ...
29 May 2014

Amnesty International will present its latest report on the clampdown on the right to freedom of assembly in Russia over the last year, at a press conference ...

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Amnesty International | Russian NGOs fighting for their lives
23 May 2014

A Moscow court has upped the ante in the Russian government's assault on independent civil society by refusing to overturn an order forcing a leading ...

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Crimean Tatars: At risk of persecution and harassment in the ...
23 May 2014

Crimean Tatars face an uncertain future in the annexed peninsula, said Amnesty International today, ahead of presidential elections in Ukraine in which ...

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Russian NGOs fighting for their lives | Amnesty International
23 May 2014

A Moscow court has upped the ante in the Russian government's assault on independent civil society by refusing to overturn an order forcing a leading ...

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