Russian Federation (323)
Jan 23 2020 11:48am
First update: Lengthy jail terms for prisoners of conscience
On 12 November, a Russian military court found Crimean Tatar human rig...
    Jan 21 2020 6:06pm
    Outcome: Sentencing of two young men upheld
    On 10 December, a court of appeal upheld the convictions of human righ...
      Aug 22 2019 12:29pm
      Urgent Action: Stop the prosecution of peaceful protesters
      In July and August, following the disqualification of opposition candi...
        Aug 16 2019 11:51am
        Urgent Action update: Release youth prisoners of conscience
        The trial of Yan Sidorov, Vladislav Mordasov and Viacheslav Shashmin i...
          Aug 3 2019 7:18pm
          Russia: latest mass protest arrests condemned
          Around 600 arrested, following 1,400 arrests last weekend ‘The Russ...
            Jul 29 2019 4:29pm
            Urgent Action update: Jailed Crimean Tatar’s health still at risk
            On 3 July a court in Russian - occupied Crimea rejected Edem Bekirov’s...
              Jun 10 2019 6:21pm
              Russia: release on parole for jailed human rights head in Chechnya welcomed
              Oyub Titiev, head of Memorial’s Chechnya office, was convicted of drug...
                May 31 2019 5:11pm
                Russia: 'homophobic' censoring of Elton John Rocketman film condemned
                Moscow screens version with all gay references removed ‘This mutila...
                  May 23 2019 12:22pm
                  Russia: Jehovah's Witness' appeal against six-year jail sentence rejected
                  Danish national Dennis Christensen is a prisoner of conscience jailed ...
                    May 17 2019 5:49pm
                    Syria: at least 15 hospitals targeted in Idlib and Hama since beginning of May
                    UN Security Council addressing issue today   Attacks in region have...