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Political activist and blogger Darya Poliudova is serving five days in detention for online satire and criticism of Russia’s policy towards Ukraine.
Fourteen students and young activists held in prison after peaceful protests have been released. They and two other students, now free on bail, still face trial in a military court.
A lower court will be considering a petition by Yevgeniy Vitishko’s lawyer for a mitigated sentence after Tambov Regional Court denied the environmental activist’s parole on 25 June.
Blogger Hossein Ronaghi Maleki has been told he must return to prison, to resume serving his 13-year sentence. He has been on medical leave since mid-June, for urgent specialized medical care. If h...