“Acting against its own interests”. Aleksei Venediktov’s company is demanding 1.1 billion rubles from Gazprom-Media’s top managers because of the closure of Ekho Moskvy

Photo source: Wikipedia 13  January 2024 Source: Spektr.Press Vedomosti reports with reference to the arbitration case database that EMHK LLC, in which Aleksei Venediktov, ex-head of the Ekho Moskvy radio…

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Lev Ponomarev on Boris Yeltsin: The Hero Who Was Deleted from History

1 February 2023 by Lev Ponomarev, human rights defender Source: Ekho Moskvy Kremlin.ru, CC BY 3.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0, via Wikimedia Commons Today is the birth date of Boris Yeltsin, democratic Russia’s…

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Statement by Congress of the Intelligentsia: “You will be cursed!”

21 February 2022 An open statement by the Congress of the Intelligentsia Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы, 21.02.2022] To the Warmongers The main topic of news in recent…

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Lev Ponomarev: Don’t cut down the forest or chop off people’s heads

7 February 2022 by Lev Ponomarev*, human rights activist, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group (included in the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation’s register of individual media foreign…

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Ekho Moskvy editorial board: ‘We ask the President of the Russian Federation to intervene in the situation’

2 February 2022 By the editorial board of Ekho Moskvy Source: Ekho Moskvy In connection with the threats made against our colleagues from Novaya gazeta and Dozhd* TV channel by…

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Lev Ponomarev: “A colonel no more.” Putin’s new decree

9 December 2021 by Lev Ponomarev, human rights defender, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, head of the civil rights project For Human Rights Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо…

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Members of the Human Rights Council will ask Putin to change legislation in the field of combating torture

2 December 2021 Pictured left: Eva Merkacheva, member of the Presidential Council for Human Rights, Moskovsky komsomolets journalist, laureate of a Moscow Helsinki Group award for human rights Source: Moscow…

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Lev Ponomarev: “I’m rubber and you’re glue; your words bounce off me and stick to you.” Extremists go after the Anti-Corruption Foundation.

19 April 2021 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] Pictured left is Lev Ponomarev, human-rights activist, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group One of the authors of the text,…

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