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Russia: Behind the smokescreen of Olympic celebrations: Key ...
20 November 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA BRIEFING AI Index: EUR 46/051/2013 20 November 2013. Behind the Smokescreen ...

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Russia: A year on, Putin's 'foreign agents law' choking ...
20 November 2013

A restrictive "foreign agents law" adopted a year ago is choking independent non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in Russia, Amnesty International ...

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The Bolotnaya 3; Protesters held for over a year | Amnesty ...
15 November 2013

Write to the Prosecutor General demanding the unconditional release of the Bolotnaya 3.

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Russian Federation: Fear for safety of “missing” Pussy Riot ...
4 November 2013

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, imprisoned member of punk group Pussy Riot was reportedly put into a car on the 22 October 2013, apparently to be transferred ...

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Russia must track down masked assailants after insidious ...
4 November 2013

The Russian authorities must promptly find and bring to justice all those responsible for a violent homophobic attack in St Petersburg that has left two ...

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Wire, November/December 2013. Vol. 43, issue 006
1 November 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: How many more? Syria's refugees top 2 million 3) Write for rights: Occupied Palestinian Territories: A tiny village with a big ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2013

Amnesty International | Russia: 'Hooliganism' charges do not ...
24 October 2013

The new “hooliganism” charges levelled against crew members involved in last month's Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise protest in Russian waters are ...

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Missed opportunity to shed light on Russia's Katyn massacre ...
21 October 2013

Today's European Court of Human Rights decision is a missed opportunity to ensure that the Russian state accepts responsibility for the murder of tens ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: NGO court defeat is another ' ...
16 October 2013

Russian authorities' attempts to stifle human rights work in the country are increasing, Amnesty International warned today after an NGO in the city of ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Detention of 1,200 migrants ' ...
15 October 2013

The arbitrary arrest and detention of more than 1200 immigrants in a sweep operation at a Moscow market yesterday in response to the murder of an ...

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