Lev Ponomarev on cases of torture at a penal colony in Irkutsk and problems with the investigation

9 July 2021 by Lev Ponomarev, human rights activist, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group (original source: Эхо Москвы) “THIS COMMUNICATION HAS BEEN CREATED AND DISTRIBUTED…

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Weekly Update week-ending 16 July 2021

https://www.rightsinrussia.org/donate-support-us/ Our publications from the past week. https://www.rightsinrussia.org/week-ending-16-july-2021/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/25-questions-25/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/podcast-29/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/team-29-69/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/team-29-70/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/statement-4/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/mezak/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/borshchev-15/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/simonov/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/memorial-human-rights-centre-74/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/memorial-human-rights-centre-75/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/kogan-yasny-4/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/kogan-yasny-5/ https://www.rightsinrussia.org/cosgrove-80/

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Semyon Simonov: The current government wants to have total control over all civic activity in the region.

13 July 2021 Andrei Krasno of Kavkaz.Realii in conversation with Semyon Simonov Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Кавказ.Реалии] On 12 July the magistrate of the 101st section of Central District…

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“Опять двадцать пять!” Bill Bowring asks Nadezhda Azhgikhina 25 questions

Professor Bill Bowring’s guest this week to answer his 25 questions is Nadezhda Azhgikhina, executive director of the Moscow PEN Centre and a member of the board of Article 19.…

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Podcast No. 81. Simon & Sergei – with Elena Belokurova

This week our guest on the podcast is Elena Belokurova. Elena is a political scientist specializing in the study of civil society and a civic activist from St. Petersburg. She…

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