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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Amnesty International | Russia: Anna Politkovskaya murder ...
21 May 2014

The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice.

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Russia: Anna Politkovskaya murder convictions fall short of full ...
21 May 2014

The conviction of five men for the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya marks only a small step towards justice. The process ...

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Europe: Not everything's rosy for Prides in Europe
17 May 2014

Amnesty International's Fight Discrimination in Europe campaign tackles most forms of discrimination including on grounds of sexual orientation and ...

Document       EUR 01/010/2014

Russian Federation: Another prominent Russian NGO is ...
16 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public statement. 16 May 2014. Index: EUR 46/036/2014. Another prominent Russian NGO ...

Public Statement       EUR 46/036/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Russian Federation: Further information: New death threats ...
7 May 2014

Two lawyers in the North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, Russia, continue to receive death threats in relation to their work on a high profile murder ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/034/2014

Further information: Russian Federation: Court rules website ...
7 May 2014

On 6 May, the Taganskii District Court in Moscow quashed an appeal against the authorities' decision to block the Russian news website Grani.ru. ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/035/2014

Russia: Bolotnaya protest anniversary marked by new ...
5 May 2014

The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May ...

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Amnesty International | Russia: Bolotnaya protest anniversary ...
5 May 2014

The Russian authorities are doing all they can to scupper any protests to mark the second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration on 6 May ...

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Russian Federation: Refugee abducted by police in broad ...
2 May 2014

Umid Yakubov, a refugee from Uzbekistan, was abducted on the street in Moscow on 29 April 2014. It is feared that he has been taken to Uzbekistan ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/033/2014