October 7, 2014
Anna Politkovskaya was gunned down in broad daylight as she entered her Moscow apartment block on 7 October 2006. She was a staunch defender of human rights, and was bitterly opposed to the war in...
October 2, 2014
Amnesty International is launching a Week of Action, from 6 to 12 October 2014, to show solidarity with independent voices in Russia who speak out against the pernicious creep of repression in the cou...
September 30, 2014
Russia's show trials of Bolotnaya protesters earlier this year rocked many in Russian society and shocked the world. But those headline cases are just the tip of the iceberg in the authorities’ wider...
September 5, 2014
Satellite images revealed by Amnesty International indicate a build-up of Russian armour and artillery in eastern Ukraine.