Russian Federation (337)
Feb 7 2019 1:48pm
Urgent Action: Human rights defender under house arrest
On 23 January, Anastasia Shevchenko, an Open Russia human rights defen...
Jan 31 2019 4:19pm
Russia: 'Heartless' charges against activist who supported detained colleague
The Russian authorities must stop their vicious campaign against oppos...
Jan 21 2019 5:36pm
Russia: first-ever 'undesirable organisation' case brought against human rights activist
Open Russia’s coordinator in Rostov-on-Don could face six years in jai...
Jan 16 2019 12:03pm
Urgent Action: Homophobic crackdown in Chechnya resumes
The Chechen authorities have unleashed a new wave of attacks on people...
Jan 14 2019 5:27pm
Chechnya: new LGBTI crackdown is 'spine-chilling'
‘We are horrified by reports that at least two people have died from t...
Nov 12 2018 4:10pm
Urgent Action Update: Two missing prisoners found; torture fears remain
After weeks of uncertainty about the fate and whereabouts of IT specia...
Nov 12 2018 12:59pm
Urgent Action Update: Lawyer released on bail but threat of jail remains
Lawyer Mikhail Benyash, who had been detained since 9 September after ...
Sep 14 2018 2:41pm
Urgent Action: Lawyer assaulted and arbitrarily detained in Russia
On 9 September, lawyer Mikhail Benyash was arrested, beaten and detain...
Sep 5 2018 1:22pm
Syria: warning over 'dire' situation for civilians in Idlib
Warning comes ahead of crucial summit in Tehran on Friday ‘The live...