December 23, 2014
Jail sentences against 57 defendants accused of participating in an armed attack in the North Caucasus republic of Kabardino-Balkaria in 2005 are a huge miscarriage of justice.
December 15, 2014
Russian authorities should act to end a campaign of intimidation and harassment against human rights defenders in Chechnya, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today after the office of...
December 9, 2014
Authorities in Russia must urgently investigate the burning down of at least five houses believed to belong to the relatives of 11 men accused of carrying out an armed attack in the Chechen capital, G...
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...