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Russie. L’étau se resserre sur la dissidence : cinq ONG ont été enregistrées comme « agents de l’étranger »

Lundi 21 juillet, quatre organisations russes de défense des droits humains et une organisation de défense de l’environnement ont été enregistrées par le ministère de la Justice comme « agents de l’étranger », nouveau signe de la mainmise croissante des autorités sur la liberté d’expression. Lundi 21 juillet, quatre organisations russes de défense des droits humains et une organisation de défense de l’environnement ont été enregistrées par le ministère de la Justice comme « a

Russia increases stranglehold on dissent as five more NGOs named ‘foreign agents’

The Russian Ministry of Justice today registered four more Russian human rights organizations and one environmental group as “foreign agents”, a further sign of the authorities’ growing stranglehold on freedom of expression, said Amnesty International.  The Russian Ministry of Justice today registered four more Russian human rights organizations and one environmental group as “foreign agents”, a further sign of the authorities’ growing stranglehol

Rusia intensifica su control férreo de la disidencia al calificar de “agentes extranjeros” a otras cinco ONG

Hoy, el Ministerio de Justicia ruso ha inscrito legalmente como “agentes extranjeros” a otras cuatro organizaciones de derechos humanos y un grupo ecologista del país. Para Amnistía Internacional es otra señal más del estrangulamiento cada vez mayor de la libertad de expresión por parte de las autoridades. Hoy, el Ministerio de Justicia ruso ha inscrito legalmente como “agentes extranjeros” a otras cuatro organizaciones de derechos humanos y un grupo ecologista del país.

Russia increases stranglehold on dissent as five more NGOs named ‘foreign agents’ - 21 July 2014

Headline Title:  Russia increases stranglehold on dissent as five more NGOs named ‘foreign agents’ The Russian Ministry of Justice today registered four more Russian human rights organizations and one environmental group as “foreign agents”, a further sign of the authorities’ growing stranglehol The Russian Ministry of Justice today registered four more Russian human rights organizations and one environmental group as “foreign agents”, a further sign of the authorities’ growing stranglehold on freedom of expression. Media Node:  Russia Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russia 50° 23' 33.3996" N, 16° 42' 4.3812" E “This blow has been a long-time coming – but it still hits hard. The five NGOs now being branded as foreign agents include some of the biggest and most influential in the country. The question Russians should be asking themselves is: who will protect their rights when they are gone? ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Director for the Europe and Central Asia Programme at Amnesty International.

Rusia: Debe anularse la sentencia condenatoria de un activista que recibió el alta de un centro psiquiátrico

La sentencia condenatoria de un activista que ha salido hoy de un centro psiquiátrico debe anularse. La sentencia condenatoria de un activista ruso pacífico que ha salido hoy de un centro psiquiátrico debe anularse, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional.

Russie. La culpabilité d'un manifestant qui avait été placé en unité psychiatrique doit être annulée

La déclaration de culpabilité d’un militant russe pacifique qui a été relâché vendredi 11 juillet d’une institution psychiatrique doit être annulée. La déclaration de culpabilité d’un militant russe pacifique qui a été relâché vendredi 11 juillet d’une institution psychiatrique doit être annulée, a déclaré Amnesty International.

Russia: Conviction against activist released from psychiatric unit must be overturned

The conviction against a peaceful Russian activist who was released from a closed psychiatric institution today must be overturned The conviction against a peaceful Russian activist who was released from a closed psychiatric institution today must be overturned, Amnesty International said.  

Russia: Conviction against activist released from psychiatric unit must be overturned - 11 July 2014

Headline Title:  Russia: Conviction against activist released from psychiatric unit must be overturned The conviction against a peaceful Russian activist who was released from a closed psychiatric institution today must be overturned, Amnesty International said. The conviction against a peaceful Russian activist who was released from a closed psychiatric institution today must be overturned, Amnesty International said. Media Node:  Russia Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russia 58° 26' 6.6588" N, 53° 47' 35.0304" E “Mikhail Kosenko’s participation in the demonstration at Bolotnaya, and false accusations that he used violence, have been used as evidence against him which led to his incarceration. Kosenko’s only ‘crime’ was publicly expressing his believes. This is reminiscent of the Soviet-era tactics when the authorities used psychiatric treatment to silence dissenting voices. ” Source:  Sergei Nikitin, Amnesty International's Moscow Office Director. URL:  Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal Description:  News Story, 25 March 2014. URL:  Russia: Psychiatric incarceration verdict coming up for review Description:  Press release, 12 March 2014 URL:  Russia: Guilty verdict in Bolotnaya case - injustice at its most obvious Description:  News story, 21 February 2013 URL:  Russia: Anatomy of injustice: The Bolotnaya square trial Description:  Report, 10 December 2013 URL:  Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent Description:  News story, 8 October 2013

Rusia: Un tribunal de Moscú consolida la caza de brujas contra las ONG

Al confirmar la draconiana exigencia de que otras tres organizaciones independientes se registren como "agentes extranjeros", un tribunal de Moscú ha dado el visto bueno a la caza de brujas de las autoridades contra pacíficos defensores y defensoras de derechos humanos, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional. Al confirmar la draconiana exigencia de que otras tres organizaciones independientes se registren como "agentes extranjeros", un tribunal de Moscú ha dado el visto bueno a la caza de brujas de las

Russie. Un tribunal de Moscou valide la chasse aux sorcières contre les ONG

En confirmant l’obligation pour trois organisations indépendantes de s’enregistrer en tant qu’« agents de l'étranger », un tribunal de Moscou a approuvé la chasse aux sorcières que mènent les autorités contre les défenseurs des droits humains pacifiques, a déclaré Amnesty International. En confirmant l’obligation pour trois organisations indépendantes de s’enregistrer en tant qu’« agents de l'étranger », un tribunal de Moscou a approuvé la chasse aux sorcières que m

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