Graham Jones: Support Human Rights Defender Igor Kalyapin

posted 13 Jul 2012, 02:08 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 13 Jul 2012, 02:15 ]
11 July 2012 

By Graham Jones 

The courage and endurance of human rights activists working in difficult circumstances in Russia never fails to inspire me with deep respect. I am also amazed how much such activists value the support given to them by ordinary people in other countries. Yesterday I was horrifed to hear from Amnesty International about the case of Igor Kalyapin (pictured below) who urgently needs our support. [Read more]