Lev Ponomarev: 'Does This Not Remind Us Of Something?'

posted 18 Oct 2012, 07:05 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 18 Oct 2012, 07:06 ]
14 October 2012 

By Lev Ponomarev

Source: Ekho Moskvy 

On 8th October in the regional capital Aktau, Kazakhstan, sentence was passed on Vladimir Kozlov, the leader of the unregistered party Alga, who was given seven and a half years in prison for “incitement of social hatred,” “the organisation of an organized criminal group,” and for “calls for the overthrow of the constitutional system.” Judge Myrzabekov fully met the prosecutors’ demands. [Read more]