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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

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

President Vladimir Putin's new laws criminalising blasphemy and outlawing public activism by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI ...

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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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Torture in Russia: 'Torture is a traditional component of "proof"'
27 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: EUR 46/024/2013. EMBARGO: Thursday 27 June 2013, 00:01Hs GMT . ...

PressItem       EUR 46/024/2013

Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of ...
27 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 June 2013. AI Index: EUR 46/025/2013. Russian Federation: Second ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/025/2013

Torture in Russia: 'Torture is a traditional component of “proof”' ...
27 June 2013

A year and a half after being released from the US prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, and sent to his native Russia, Rasul Kudaev was tortured in police ...

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Amnesty International | Human rights organization faces ...
21 June 2013

Russian police and agents of a private security firm are currently attempting to evict the prominent Russian civil society group “For Human Rights” from ...

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Russian Federation: Lawyer demanding to see client ...
21 June 2013

A lawyer in Karachaevo-Cherkessia (North Caucasus, Russia) is being unlawfully denied access to a client held incommunicado, and is receiving ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/023/2013

Russian Federation: Police threaten man complaining of ...
20 June 2013

A man who was abducted and tortured by police in the Russian republic of Kabardino-Balkaria has been threatened by police officers as the investigation ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/021/2013

Russian Federation: Further information: Discriminatory bill ...
19 June 2013

On 11 June, the lower house of Russia's parliament almost unanimously passed in its second and third readings a bill severely limiting freedom of expression ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/020/2013