The purpose of this website is to provide information - news, view and reviews - about human rights in the Russian Federation in the English language.
For information about the team that works on this website, please visit Rights in Russia Community.
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Rights in Russia was established in the United Kingdom on 19 January 2010, the first anniversary of the killings in Moscow of human rights lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasia Baburova, as a charitable organization with the mission to provide information about human rights in Russia in the English language and to support in other appropriate ways the work of human rights organizations based in the Russian Federation. For more information visit our website here.