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Amnesty International | Russia: Journalist killed after ...
9 July 2013

The Russianauthorities must urgently investigate the killing of a journalist this morning in the North Caucasus, Amnesty International said. The authorities ...

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Russia: Yet another journalist killed in Russia's North ...
9 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 46/029/2013. 9 June 2013. Yet another journalist killed ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/029/2013

Russia: Further information: Anti-LGBTI bill signed into law by ...
3 July 2013

President Putin signed the bill prohibiting “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors” into law on 29 June. It came into force the next ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/026/2013

Russia: Ongoing attack on the rights of LGBTI people
3 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 46/028/2013. 3 July 2013. Russia: Ongoing attack on the rights of LGBTI people. ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/028/2013

Eurasia: Return to torture: Extradition, forcible returns and ...
3 July 2013

Security services in Russia, Ukraine and the Central Asian republics are colluding in the abduction, disappearance, unlawful transfer, imprisonment ...

Report       EUR 04/001/2013

Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights | Amnesty ...
1 July 2013

New laws in Russia criminalise blasphemy and outlaw public activism by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) individuals.

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Torture in Russia: 'Torture is a traditional component of "proof"'
27 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: EUR 46/024/2013. EMBARGO: Thursday 27 June 2013, 00:01Hs GMT . ...

PressItem       EUR 46/024/2013

Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of ...
27 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 June 2013. AI Index: EUR 46/025/2013. Russian Federation: Second ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/025/2013

Torture in Russia: 'Torture is a traditional component of “proof”' ...
27 June 2013

A year and a half after being released from the US prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, and sent to his native Russia, Rasul Kudaev was tortured in police ...

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Russian Federation: Lawyer demanding to see client ...
21 June 2013

A lawyer in Karachaevo-Cherkessia (North Caucasus, Russia) is being unlawfully denied access to a client held incommunicado, and is receiving ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/023/2013