OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 343: A criminal case against a foreign agent

10 February 2024 OVD-Info is a Russian civil society organisation that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here.…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Valeriya Zotova is a political prisoner

15 January 2024 Valeriya Zotova has been sentenced to six years’ imprisonment for terrorism on charges of attempting to set fire to a local authority’s district offices Source: Political Prisoners.…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 342: Five days’ jail for rainbow frogs

3 February 2024 OVD-Info is a Russian civil society organisation that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here.…

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OVD-Info Weekly Bulletin No. 341: Fear of dying after being sentenced

27 January 2024 OVD-Info is a Russian civil society organisation that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here.…

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‘Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Andrei Kapatsyna is a political prisoner

30 December 2023 Andrei Kapatsyna, an air traffic controller from Magadan, has been sentenced to two years and 10 months in a penal colony for refusing to take part in…

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OVD-Info’s Weekly Bulletin No. 339: Prosecuted for burning a passport

13 January 2024 OVD-Info is a Russian civil society organisation that monitors politically-motivated arrests and prosecutions in Russia. Each week OVD-Info publishes a bulletin with the latest news, which is translated here.…

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“War in the 21st century is impermissible”. A member of the Way Home organisation talks about one-person pickets in Moscow

7 January 2024 by Andrei Presnyakov. An interview with Maria Andreeva of the Way Home movement. Source: Spektr.press On 6 January, women belonging to the Way Home movement, who are seeking…

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