‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Vladislav Kraval is a political prisoner

18 March 2024 Vladislav Kraval has been sentenced to six years and three months in a penal colony on charges of vandalism and falsely reporting the arson of a military…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Nikolai Farafonov is a political prisoner

15 March 2024 Nikolai Farafonov is a blogger from Komi charged with a terrorist offence for anti-war posts on Telegram Source: Political Prisoners. Memorial The human rights project ‘Political Prisoners.…

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Rights in Russia Update [19 April 2024]

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Vladislav Vertinsky is a political prisoner

13 March 2024 Vladislav Vertinsky has been sentenced to three years in a low security penal colony for inscribing ‘Putler karut’ (sic) on the main war memorial in Ukhta. Source:…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Dmitry Lyamin is a political prisoner

11 March 2024 Dmitry Lyamin has been sentenced to eight years in a strict regime penal colony on charges of terrorism for attempting to set fire to a military recruitment…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Vyacheslav Reznichenko is a political prisoner

7 March 2024 Vyacheslav Reznichenko is a Baptist from Primorye region sentenced to two and a half years in a low security penal colony for refusing to fight as a…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Oleg Pankov is a political prisoner

5 March 2024 Oleg Pankov, an opposition politician and activist from Komsomolsk-on-Amur, has been remanded in custody on charges of ‘discrediting’ the army Source: Political Prisoners. Memorial The human rights…

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