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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Russia: Five asylum-seekers at risk of extradition
2 October 2013

Five ethnic Uzbek asylum-seekers are at risk of being extradited from Russia to Kyrgyzstan, where they would be at serious risk of torture and other ill ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/045/2013

Russia: Drop 'absurd and damaging' piracy charge against ...
2 October 2013

The “piracy” charge levelled against activists from the global environmental group Greenpeace today in Russia is absurd and damaging to the rule of ...

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Russian Federation: Write for rights: Protesters held for over a ...
1 October 2013

Vladimir Gheo rgievich Akime. nkov, Artiom V ictorovich Savi. olov and Mikh ail Aleksandro. vich. Kosenko were detained durin. ...

Document       EUR 46/033/2013

Russian Federation: Write for rights: Protesters held for over a ...
1 October 2013

Protesters held for over a year Write a letter - change their lives. The “Bolotnaya 3” are featured in Write for Rights, the world's ...

Poster       EUR 46/034/2013

Olympic Committee should be firm against homophobia ...
27 September 2013

Amnesty International is disappointed by the failure of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to see the detrimental effect that Russia's discriminatory ...

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Olympic Committee should be firm against homophobia
27 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY . AI index: EUR 46/041/2013 27 September 2013. . Olympic Committee ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/041/2013

Amnesty International | Russia must investigate prison abuse ...
25 September 2013

The Russian prison authorities' decision to move an imprisoned member of the punk band Pussy Riot to solitary confinement after she complained about ...

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Russia must investigate prison abuse allegations by Pussy ...
25 September 2013

The Russian prison authorities' decision to move an imprisoned member of the punk band Pussy Riot to solitary confinement after she complained about ...

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Russia must drop unfounded 'piracy' charges against ...
24 September 2013

Any piracy charges against activists on the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise would be manifestly unfounded, Amnesty International said after the Russian ...

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Amnesty International | Russia must drop unfounded 'piracy' ...
24 September 2013

Any piracy charges against activists on the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise would be manifestly unfounded, Amnesty International said after the Russian ...

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