Advisory Council: Comments

On these pages you will find statements and opinions by members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Council

Commentaries by Members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Committee ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎(Russia)‎‎‎‎‎‎‎

  • Lev Ponomarev: Russia, it’s time to put a stop to arbitrary rule! - Rally in Moscow on 10 June 4 June 2018Source: Moscow Helsinki Group On 10 June 2018, in the run-up to Russia Day, a protest rally will be held against the widespread infringement of citizens ...
    Posted 18 Jun 2018, 11:10 by Rights in Russia
  • Aleksei Simonov: "The methods of combatting journalism have improved, the need to kill individual journalists has lessened" 29 May 2018 Extract from an interview with Aleksei Simonov, president of the Glasnost Defence Foundation Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: 7х7]At a seminar held by the Glasnost ...
    Posted 11 Jun 2018, 01:52 by Rights in Russia
  • Sergei Lukashevsky: Sakharov Centre Dedicates Festival to Oyub Titiev and Oleg Sentsov 25 May 2018 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Novaya Gazeta]Sergei Lukashevsky, director of the Sakharov Centre and member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, has published a video message ...
    Posted 5 Jun 2018, 12:20 by Rights in Russia
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Commentaries by Members of Rights in Russia's Advisory Committee ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎(International)‎‎‎‎‎‎‎

  • Halya Coynash: Russia is destroying 16th Century Crimean Tatar Khan’s Palace in occupied Crimea 10 January 2017By Halya CoynashSource: Human Rights in UkraineThere are compelling grounds for fearing that Russia’s so-called ‘restoration work’ on the world-renowned Khan’s ...
    Posted 10 Jan 2018, 09:53 by Rights in Russia
  • Halya Coynash: Russia turns to punitive psychiatry as its trial of jailed historian of the Terror collapses 28 December 2017By Halya CoynashSource: Human Rights in UkraineA second expert assessment has effectively overturned the entire case against Yury Dmitriev, renowned Russian historian and head of ...
    Posted 28 Dec 2017, 11:50 by Rights in Russia
  • Andreas Umland et al: "Council of Europe Should not Become Russia’s Trophy" Appeal of European experts to the members of the Council of Europe regarding the possibility of renewing the voting rights of Russian delegation despite Russia’s failure to comply with ...
    Posted 27 Dec 2017, 12:15 by Rights in Russia
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