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Russian Federation: Further information: Ethnic Uzbeks ...
3 December 2013

Two of five asylum-seekers detained in Russia have been freed. However they and three others still detained remain at risk of extradition from Russia ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/053/2013

Write for Rights. 2013's Cases. Summary and some key ...
2 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. CASES DOCUMENT. AI Index: ACT 30/054/2013. 2 December 2013. Write for Rights. 2013's Cases. ...

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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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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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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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Wire, November/December 2013. Vol. 43, issue 006
1 November 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: How many more? Syria's refugees top 2 million 3) Write for rights: Occupied Palestinian Territories: A tiny village with a big ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2013

Russian Federation: Protestor sent to mental institution ...
9 October 2013

A Moscow court found Mikhail Kosenko guilty on 8 October 2013 and ordered him to be sent for forcible psychiatric treatment. He may be deprived of ...

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Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent ...
8 October 2013

Today's decision of a Moscow court to send Mikhail Kosenko to forcible treatment in a psychiatric institution is an abhorrent return to the Soviet-era ...

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