OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 190: Navalny, his supporters and the criminal law

20 February 2021 OVD-Info is a Moscow-based NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here. To receive…

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Alla Frolova: “They are afraid.” The descent towards a police state

Alla Frolova 12 February 2021 Valentin Baryshnikov in conversation with Alla Frolova, coordinator of legal assistance for the human rights project OVD-Info, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group Prize Source:…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 189: Criminal cases, arrests and abductions

13 February 2021 OVD-Info is a Moscow-based NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here. To receive…

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Alla Frolova on the actions of law enforcement agencies during the 23rd January protests and violations committed in police stations

25 January 2021 By Alla Frolova, coordinator of OVD-Info’s legal team and winner of the Moscow Helsinki Group award Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: ОВД-Инфо] OVD-Info reports that at least…

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CSOs of the Week: OVD-Info and Apologiya protesta

Week-ending 5 February 2021 This week more than 11,000 people were arrested at the peaceful protests in support of prisoner of conscience Aleksei Navalny. During the protests, two organisations played…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 187: 4,033 arrested on 23 January – and counting

30 January 2021 OVD-Info is a Moscow-based NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here. To receive…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 186: Thaw forecast for Saturday

22 January 2021 OVD-Info is a Moscow-based NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here. To receive…

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