This week, detention and a tragic death at the hands of Russian law enforcement
Attempts by Russian law enforcement in Crimea to detain a veteran of the Crimean Tatar national movement led to her death.
This week, Russian citizens have been arrested for intolerance towards Cossacks
Our partners at OVD-Info give us the latest on freedom of assembly and political detentions in Russia.
Russia: last Sunday’s “revolution” in numbers
This week, the Russian authorities have detained 484 people on the streets. The pretext? A crackdown on an attempted...
Artpodgotovka: six days to destroy a movement
This week has seen members of a Russian radical nationalist movement searched, detained and charged with various...
Pynya, go away!
This week in Russia there’s been something of everything — arrests, assaults and bannings. But at least three people...
Russia's anti-corruption protests: detentions, detentions, detentions
The pressure on Russian individiuals and organisations involved in anti-corruption rallies continues.