Simon Cosgrove: A look back at the past week in Russia [week-ending 22 April 2022]

24 April 2022 By Simon Cosgrove Simon is chair of Rights in Russia but writes these comments in a personal capacity and they may not necessarily represent the views of the…

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“While it was happening, she lost consciousness and was actually glad of that.” What we know about the rapes committed by Russian soldiers in Ukraine [Mediazona]

17 April 2022 by Alla Konstantinova (editor: Egor Skovoroda) Source: Mediazona Individual reports of rape began to appear from almost the very start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine but…

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Aleksandr Podrabinek: National Guilt and Personal Responsibility

8 April 2022 by Aleksandr Podrabinek This English translation was first published by Desk Russie and is republished here by kind permission. You can find out more about Desk Russie here. The…

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Aleksandr Podrabinek: The origins of Bucha. Before the invasion of Ukraine they practised on Russians

5 April 2022 by Aleksandr Podrabinek Source: Vot-Tak.TV The atrocities committed by the Russian army in Bucha have left few people indifferent. Inhabitants of the prosperous West are shocked and…

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Kirill Koroteev on the principle of ‘universal jurisdiction’ well-known in many European countries, including Russia

9 March 2022 by Pavel Chikov, with Kirill Koroteev Source: Pavel Chikov, Telegram   Spain and Germany have launched criminal investigations into the actions of the Russian army in Ukraine  On…

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