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Press Release
July 24, 2013

A Russian appeal court decision to refuse parole to Maria Alekhina, one of the Pussy Riot punk group singers jailed for singing a protest song in an Orthodox cathedral, is a further travesty of jus...

Press Release
July 22, 2013

More than 100 musicians have joined a call for the release of the two jailed members of the Russian feminist punk group Pussy Riot ahead of their parole appeal hearings.

Report
July 19, 2013

As the 2014 Sochi Olympics approach, the space for human rights in the Russian Federation is rapidly shrinking.

News
July 18, 2013
Aleksei Navalny, a popular informal opposition leader, was sentenced today to five years in a Russian prison colony after a politically motivated trial on highly questionable charges of embezzlement.

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