Rights in Russia Update [29 March 2024]

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“Putin is directly responsible for this.” Аleksandr Cherkasov and Maksim Reznik — on the potential consequences of the terrorist attack in Moscow

23 March 2024 by Andrei Presnyakov  Source: Spektr.press By the evening of 23 March, 133 victims of the terrorist attack on Crocus City Hall had been officially announced. There were…

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Write to Russia: Daniil Stepanov – imprisoned for anti-war ‘vandalism’ and ‘cooperation with foreign organisations’

Daniil Stepanov, a 30-year-old construction worker from the town of Aleksin in Tula region, was sentenced to four and a half years' imprisonment on 27 July 2023 on charges of…

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Podcast Then & Now #17 – Teresa Cherfas in conversation with Zoia Svetova

28 March 2024 by Teresa Cherfas Welcome to the seventeenth edition of our Russian-language podcast Then & Now with me, Teresa Cherfas.  Our guest today is Zoia Svetova, renowned journalist and human rights activist.…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Ukrainian citizen Maksym Butkevych is a political prisoner

5 February 2024 Maksym Butkevych, a human rights defender who volunteered to join the Ukrainian military and was then captured by Russian forces, was sentenced to 13 years in a…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Gaziz Davletbaev is a political prisoner

2 February 2024 Gaziz Davletbaev, a resident of Magnitogorsk, is being prosecuted on charges of justification of terrorism for a post on the VK social media site Source: Political Prisoners.…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Daniil Stepanov is a political prisoner

31 January 2024 Daniil Stepanov was sentenced to four and a half years’ imprisonment on charges of vandalism and cooperation with foreign organisations Source: Political Prisoners. Memorial The human rights…

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