“One of the country’s dirtiest trials.” An Open Letter on the Prosecution of Yury Dmitriev.

19 July 2020 An open letter to employees of the court, the prosecutor’s office and the investigative authorities involved in the Dmitriev case. Source: Novaya gazeta At this point in…

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‘For the Benefit of the Authorities.’ Sergei Davidis of Memorial Human Rights Centre on the prosecution of historian Yury Dmitriev

Pictured: Sergei Davidis 7 July 2020 Igor Sevriugin talks withi Sergei Davidis about the prosecution of Yury Dmitriev Source: Nastoyashchee vremya At the trial at the Petrozavodsk City Court, the…

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Statement by the Congress of the Intelligentsia: Save Yury Dmitriev!

7 July 2020 Lev Ponomarev, chair of the national NGO For Human Rights and member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] The prosecutor has…

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Podcast Simon & Sergei: On the prosecution of Yury Dmitriev, with Irina Flige, Anatoly Razumov and Andrea Gullotta

This week our podcast is devoted to the historian and head of the branch of Memorial in Karelia, Yury Dmitriev. Dmitriev's name is especially closely connected to Sandarmokh. It was…

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‘The names of the executioners must not be forgotten.’ Online presentation of ‘Sandarmokh: Place of Remembrance’ by Yury Dmitriev

Sandarmokh: Place of Remembrance[Место памяти Сандармох] 13 May 2020 by Anna Yarovaya An extract Source: Sever.Realii The presentation of the second edition of the work by Karelian historian Yury Dmitriev…

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Liudmila Ulitskaya: Yury Dmitriev possesses moral qualities that really irritate the authorities

29 April 2020 Liudmila Ulistkaya, writer Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Activatica] For three years, the system has continually ground down the Karelian historian, Yury Dmitriev, who  has managed…

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