Amnesty International: 'Russian authorities [should] immediately end any proceedings and attempts to open a criminal case against Valentina Cherevatenko'

posted 22 May 2016, 22:51 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 22 May 2016, 22:52 ]
"Please write immediately in Russian or your own language:
  • Urging the Russian authorities to immediately end any proceedings and attempts to open a criminal case against Valentina Cherevatenko for violation of the 'foreign agents law'; 
  • Calling on them to stop the harassment of Valentina Cherevatenko and any members of the NGOs Women of the Don Union and Women of the Don Foundation for Civil Society Development; 
  • Reminding them of their responsibility to ensure human rights defenders can carry out their legitimate activities"
- Amnesty International

Source: 
Russian Federation: Rights defender facing criminal prosecution: Valentina Cherevatenko, Amnesty International, 20 May 2016 
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