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Scores of musicians urge Russia to release Pussy Riot ...
22 July 2013

More than 100 internationally renowned musicians have joined a worldwide call for the release of the two jailed members of the Russian feminist punk ...

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Russian Federation: Open letter of support to Pussy Riot
22 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. OPEN LETTER. AI index: EUR 46/031/2013. 22 July 2013. Adele, U2, Madonna, Yoko Ono ...

Open Letter       EUR 46/031/2013

Amnesty International | Russian political activist sentenced to ...
18 July 2013

Aleksei Navalny, a popular informal opposition leader, was sentenced today to five years in a Russian prison colony after a politically motivated trial ...

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Another lawyer killed in Dagestan: The Russian authorities ...
15 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI index: EUR 46/030/2013 15 July 2013. Another lawyer killed in Dagestan ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Journalist killed after ...
9 July 2013

The Russianauthorities must urgently investigate the killing of a journalist this morning in the North Caucasus, Amnesty International said. The authorities ...

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Russia: Yet another journalist killed in Russia's North ...
9 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 46/029/2013. 9 June 2013. Yet another journalist killed ...

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Russia: Further information: Anti-LGBTI bill signed into law by ...
3 July 2013

President Putin signed the bill prohibiting “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors” into law on 29 June. It came into force the next ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/026/2013

Russia: Ongoing attack on the rights of LGBTI people
3 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 46/028/2013. 3 July 2013. Russia: Ongoing attack on the rights of LGBTI people. ...

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Eurasia: Return to torture: Extradition, forcible returns and ...
3 July 2013

Security services in Russia, Ukraine and the Central Asian republics are colluding in the abduction, disappearance, unlawful transfer, imprisonment ...

Report       EUR 04/001/2013

Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights | Amnesty ...
1 July 2013

New laws in Russia criminalise blasphemy and outlaw public activism by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) individuals.

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