Andrei Babushkin summarises Valery Borshchev’s webinar on the history of human rights in Russia

16 May 2020 Andrei Babushkin, director of the Committee for Civil Rights Source: Moscow Helsinki Group  [original source: LiveJournal] Russian human rights defense is not the heir of prerevolutionary human…

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Valery Borshchev: “Do not be afraid, we are with you.” On a project of the Social Partnership Foundation

28 May 2020 Valery Borshchev, co-chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group A project entitled “Do not be afraid, we are with you” is being implemented by…

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Lev Ponomarev: Information on the epidemiological situation in penitentiary facilities should be made public

18 April 2020 Lev Ponomarev, head of For Human Rights, a human rights NGO, and member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы, 18.04.2020] We…

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Valery Borshchev: We have very little information about what is happening in the army in connection with the coronavirus. About the postponing of the Victory Day parade

In the photo: Valery Borshchev, Co-Chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group 17 April 2020 Valery Borshchev is co-chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Русская…

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Lev Ponomarev: We demand a thorough and open investigation of the disturbances in Prison Colony No. 15, Irkutsk region

12 April 2020 Lev Ponomarev is chair of For Human Rights — a nationwide human rights NGO — and a member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group…

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Valery Borshchev et al: Open Letter on the necessity of an amnesty and the release of people in custody in connection with the emergency

6 April 2020 Pictured (left): Valery Borshchev, co-chair of Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source:  Ekho Moskvy] OPEN LETTER The pandemic has posed a serious threat to…

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Valery Borshchev: Human Rights Defenders Urge Rejection of Proposed Constitutional Amendments

10 March 2020 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] Russian human rights defenders have issued a public appeal to the judges of the Constitutional Court, to the heads of…

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Valery Borshchev: Police officers punished for exceeding their powers at rallies, but so no one noticed

17 February 2020 Valery Borshchev is co-chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group The National Guard and the Ministry of Internal Affairs have punished law enforcement officers who…

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