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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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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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Amnesty International | Russia: Hundreds more protesters ...
24 February 2014

The apparently arbitrary arrest and detention of a further 234 peaceful protesters outside a Moscow court building today shows how the Russian authorities ...

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Russia: Hundreds more protesters arbitrarily arrested outside ...
24 February 2014

The apparently arbitrary arrest and detention of a further 234 peaceful protesters outside a Moscow court building today shows how the Russian authorities ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Legacy of Olympic Games ...
22 February 2014

The legacy of the Sochi Olympics will be tainted by the numerous human rights violations in the run-up and during the Games, as well as the failure of ...

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Russia: Legacy of Olympic Games tarnished by arrests ...
22 February 2014

The legacy of the Sochi Olympics will be tainted by human rights violations and the failure of the International Olympic Committee to confront the Russian ...

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