Person of the Week: New charges laid against prisoner of conscience Aleksei Navalny

Week-ending 28 May 2021 This week three new charges were laid against Aleksei Navalny, recognised by Amnesty International as a prisoner of conscience 1) for theft of donations to the…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny – Russian court dismisses legal challenge to the authorities’ refusal to investigate his attempted murder.

Week-ending 21 May 2021 This week a court dismissed Aleksei Navalny's legal challenge to the refusal by the Russian authorities to open an investigation into his attempted murder, a court…

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Person of the Week: Lawyer Ivan Pavlov arrested

Week-ending 30 April 2021 This week, on Friday 30 April 2021, FSB officers detained Ivan Pavlov, a prominent human rights lawyer currently defending the journalist Ivan Safronov and the Anti-Corruption…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny ends hunger strike as health deteriorates; 1,700 arrested as many thousands protest against his imprisonment.

Week-ending 23 April 2021 This week Aleksei Navalny's health continued to deteriorate as independent doctors warned of a potential rapid further deterioration. He was transferred to a medical ward in…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny’s health deteriorates; Moscow prosecutors seek to designate Anti-Corruption Foundation as ‘extremist’

Week-ending 16 April 2021 This week Yulia Navalnaya said she was growing more concerned about the health of her husband Aleksei Navalny, who is on hunger strike, after visiting him…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny ‘ill-treated and denied adequate medical assistance’ in prison.

Week-ending 9 April 2021 This week Aleksei Navalny was moved to a sick ward in the penal colony where he is imprisoned suffering from symptoms of a respiratory illness (cough…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny goes on hunger strike

Week-ending 2 April 2021 This week Aleksei Navalny went on hunger strike after he complained of poor health and a refusal to provide him with appropriate medical treatment in penal…

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