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Russia applies sinister new tactic to tar civil society as 'foreign ...
28 November 2013

A Russian court has for the first time ordered a non-governmental organization to register as a "foreign agent" under a sinister law that is being used ...

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Russian Federation: Protester's life is in imminent danger ...
21 November 2013

Sergey Krivov, a detainee standing trial in a criminal case in Moscow, has been on hunger strike for over two months in protest against violation of his ...

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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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Amnesty International | Russia: A year on, Putin's 'foreign ...
20 November 2013

A restrictive “foreign agents law” adopted a year ago is choking independent non-governmental organizations in Russia.

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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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Russia must immediately disclose whereabouts of imprisoned ...
6 November 2013

The continuing refusal to disclose the whereabouts of a member of the Russian punk group Pussy Riot, who is rumoured to be in transfer to a prison ...

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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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Amnesty International | Russia must track down masked ...
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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