Life without Justice – Pavel Chikov and Ivan Pavlov on the case of Aleksei Navalny

Pavel Chikov, head of Agora International human rights group Evgeniya Albats, chief editor of The New Times Ivan Pavlov, lawyer, head of Team 29 5 April 2021 An extract from…

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Pavel Chikov: On the retribution against Marina Litvinovich and the final collapse of the institution of public monitoring of prisons

10 March 2021 by Pavel Chikov, head of the Agora International Human Rights Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: t.me/pchikov] In 2008, public oversight commissions [POCs] began to appear in…

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Quote for the Week. Pavel Chikov: “Navalny is a political prisoner and a prisoner of conscience for objective reasons, as a result of political reprisals against him by a demonstrably unfair judicial process.”

Week-ending 5 March 2021 "Human rights as a concept are under attack. [...] We can agree to respect rights and freedoms and help each other do so. We can join together…

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Pavel Chikov: Human rights as a concept are under attack

27 February 2021 by Pavel Chikov, head of the Agora International Human Rights Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Facebook] So, I'm going to write a rare provocative post.  It’s…

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Karinna Moskalenko on the Navalny case: A state must never openly violate rights guaranteed by the Convention, disregarding international standards

Karina Moskalenko. Photo: Anna Artemeva / Novaya Gazeta 17 February 2021 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Радио Свобода] The European Court of Human Rights has demanded that Russia immediately release…

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Pavel Chikov: Agora launches emergency assistance programme for victims of repression

23 December 2020 By Pavel Chikov, head of Agora International Human Rights Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Источник] In December several civil society groups and activists came to…

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Pavel Chikov: For the most part, people in Russia are wonderful and perfectly capable

23 October 2020 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Новый проспект] Not every citizen of the Russian Federation grasps the nature of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Nevertheless, Russia…

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Pavel Chikov: Society is eager for reform of the Interior Ministry

Pavel Chikov 14 October 2020 Economists often disagree among themselves. But there is a topic on which all economists have full consensus: one of the main obstacles to Russia’s economic…

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Pavel Chikov: On legal regulations related to the pandemic and the Russian government’s financial obligations towards its citizens

27 April 2020 Pavel Chikov, head of the Agora International Human Rights Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Echo Moscow] The Russian government says citizens are entitled to financial…

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