• Campaigns

Russia: Further information: Environmental activist loses appeal: Yevgeniy Vitishko

, Index number: EUR 46/013/2014

On 12 February, the Krasnodar regional court ruled that detained environmentalist Yevgeniy Vitishko must serve three years in a penal colony. Amnesty International believes that he is a prisoner of conscience, persecuted for speaking out against environmental damage in Krasnodar region.

Choose a language to view report