Podcast Simon & Sergei: Rights in Russia week-ending 22 May 2020 with Sergei Krivenko

This week Simon Cosgrove and Sergei Nikitin talk with Sergei Krivenko (pictured), director of the Moscow-based NGO Citizen, Army & the Law, coordinator of the Citizen & Army network, a…

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Valentina Melnikova: Proceeding with the draft now is a crime against the state. On conscription during a pandemic

27 April 2020 Valentina Melnikova is executive secretary of the Union of Committees of Soldiers' Mothers of Russia Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: The Insider] On 26 April the…

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Sergei Krivenko: The draft is not going to be called off. The army is expecting new recruits.

27 March 2020 Sergei Krivenko, coordinator of the Citizen and Army human rights initiative, a member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, spoke on Radio Russia. The programme was presented by…

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