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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Amnesty International | Russia: Media black-out ahead of ...
14 March 2014

The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites ...

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Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea ...
14 March 2014

The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Psychiatric incarceration ...
12 March 2014

An appeal against a ruling to commit Mikhail Kosenko - potentially indefinitely - to forcible psychiatric treatment will be heard by a Moscow court tomorrow ...

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Russian Federation: Four asylum-seekers at risk of extradition
7 March 2014

Following decisions by the Russian Federation Supreme Court, four asylum-seekers are still at risk of extradition from Russia to Kyrgyzstan, where ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/020/2014

Russian Federation: Prisoner of conscience beaten in court ...
6 March 2014

Aleksey Polikhovich, prisoner of conscience and one of the Bolotnaya case convicts, was severely beaten by an escorting police officer at the Moscow ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/016/2014

Amnesty International | Russia: Violent attack on former Pussy ...
6 March 2014

The Russian authorities must promptly launch an independent and impartial investigation into an apparently unprovoked and premeditated attack in ...

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Russia: Violent attack on former Pussy Riot members must not ...
6 March 2014

Amnesty International is calling on the Russian authorities to investigate an apparently unprovoked and premeditated violent assault on former Pussy ...

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The Russian authorities accelerate their assault on freedom of ...
5 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 46/018/2014. 5 March 2014. The Russian authorities ...

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Russia: Freedom of expression falls victim to the dramatic ...
3 March 2014

The detention of hundreds of anti-war protesters over the weekend is another manifestation of the increasing crackdown on the freedom of expression ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Freedom of expression falls ...
3 March 2014

The detention of hundreds of anti-war protesters over the weekend is another manifestation of the increasing crackdown on the freedom of expression ...

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