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Rusia recluirá a activista en institución psiquiátrica tras anular apelación

La decisión adoptada hoy por el Tribunal Municipal de Moscú de confirmar la declaración de culpabilidad del manifestante pacífico Mikhail Kosenko es una perversión de la justicia que hará que Kosenko sea recluido en una institución psiquiátrica, potencialmente por tiempo indefinido, para ser sometido a un “tratamiento” que ni necesita ni desea, ha declarado Amnistía Internacional.  La decisión adoptada hoy por el Tribunal Municipal de Moscú de confirmar la declaración de culpabilidad del manifestante pacífico Mikhail Kosenko es una perversión de la justicia que hará que Kosen

Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal

Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially indefinitely, to undergo “treatment” he neither needs nor wants, Amnesty International said.   

Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal - 25 mars 2014

Headline Title:  Russia to detain activist in psychiatric institution after quashing appeal Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially Today’s decision by Moscow City Court to uphold the conviction of peaceful protester Mikhail Kosenko is a perversion of justice that will see him detained in a psychiatric institution, potentially indefinitely, to undergo “treatment” he neither needs nor wants, Amnesty International said.  Media Node:  Mikhail Kosenko Story Location:  United Kingdom 55° 45' 1.7892" N, 37° 36' 51.9876" E See map: Google Maps “In Mikhail Kosenko’s case, the courts are returning to an abhorrent practice that is redolent of the worst of Soviet-era tactics to crush dissent: the use of forced psychiatric treatment as a means to punish critics.” Source:  Sergei Nikitin, Amnesty International’s Moscow Office Director Date:  Lu, 24/03/2014 URL:  Russia: Psychiatric incarceration verdict coming up for review Description:  Press release, 12 March 2014 URL:  Russia: Guilty verdict in Bolotnaya case - injustice at its most obvious Description:  News story, 21 February 2013 URL:  Russia: Anatomy of injustice: The Bolotnaya square trial Description:  Report, 10 December 2013 URL:  Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent Description:  News story, 8 October 2013 URL:  Russian Federation: Freedom under threat: The clampdown against freedoms of expression, assembly and association in Russia Description:  Report, 24 April 2013

Russie. Black-out des médias autour du référendum sur la Crimée

Les autorités russes ont lancé une offensive de grande échelle visant les médias indépendants en Russie, et bloqué un ensemble de sites internet dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International vendredi 14 mars. Les autorités russes ont lancé une offensive de grande échelle visant les médias indépendants en Russie, et bloqué un ensemble de sites internet dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International vendre

Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea referendum - 14 mars 2014

Headline Title:  Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea referendum The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation, Amnesty International s The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation. Media Node:  Russia Twitter Tag:  Russia Story Location:  Russie 58° 55' 15.996" N, 56° 57' 40.0428" E “The blocking of these sites is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression. It is an unashamed attack on those who still dare to question the Kremlin-dictated narrative by providing independent, impartial information and offer a platform for free debate. ” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Europe and Central Asia Programme Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Russia: Freedom of expression falls victim to the dramatic events in Ukraine’s Crimea Description:  News Story, 3 March 2014. URL:  Russia: Hundreds more protesters arbitrarily arrested outside Bolotnaya trial sentencing Description:  News story, 24 February 2014 URL:  Russia: Legacy of Olympic Games tarnished by arrests Description:  News story, 22 February 2014

Russia: Media black-out ahead of disputed Crimea referendum

The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation The Russian authorities have launched a full-scale onslaught on the few remaining independent media in Russia, blocking a number of internet sites in the Russian Federation, Amnesty International s

Russie. Une décision de justice concernant un internement psychiatrique doit être réexaminée

Un recours contre le jugement ordonnant l’internement de Mikhaïl Kossenko – pour une durée potentiellement illimitée – afin qu’il reçoive des soins psychiatriques forcés sera examiné par un tribunal de Moscou jeudi 13 mars, après l'arrestation de cet homme pour sa participation à une action de protestation. Un recours contre le jugement ordonnant l’internement de Mikhaïl Kossenko – pour une durée potentiellement illimitée – afin qu’il reçoive des soins psychiatriques forcés sera examiné par

Russia: Psychiatric incarceration verdict coming up for review

An appeal against a ruling to commit Mikhail Kosenko - potentially indefinitely - to forcible psychiatric treatment will be heard by a Moscow court tomorrow, following his arrest for participation in a protest action An appeal against a ruling to commit Mikhail Kosenko - potentially indefinitely - to forcible psychiatric treatment will be heard by a Moscow court tomorrow, following his arrest for participation

Rusia: El ataque violento contra dos ex miembros de Pussy Riot es intolerable

Amnistía Internacional pide a las autoridades rusas que investiguen el ataque premeditado, aparentemente sin que mediara provocación, cometido esta mañana en Nizhny Novgorod contra dos ex miembros de Pussy Riot. Las autoridades rusas deben abrir sin demora una investigación independiente e imparcial sobre el ataque premeditado, aparentemente sin que mediara provocación, cometido esta mañana en Nizhny Novgo

Russie. L'agression violente de deux ex-membres des Pussy Riot est inacceptable

Les autorités russes doivent immédiatement ouvrir une information judiciaire indépendante et impartiale sur l'agression préméditée, et qui manifestement ne répondait à aucune forme de provocation, dont des militants des droits humains ont été victimes ce jeudi 6 mars au matin à Nijni Novgorod. Parmi eux se trouvaient Nadejda Tolokonnikova et Maria Alekhina, anciennes membres des Pussy Riot. Les autorités russes doivent immédiatement ouvrir une information judiciaire indépendante et impartiale sur l’agression préméditée, et qui manifestement ne répondait à aucune forme de provocation,