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February 3, 2014

As the start of the Sochi Winter Olympics comes closer, harassment against civil society activists has intensified.

Press Release
January 31, 2014

A handcuffed Russian ballerina braved the freezing weather in Moscow yesterday as Amnesty International activists delivered a petition of 330,000 signatures urging President Vladimir Putin to repea...

Press Release
January 23, 2014

As the start of the Sochi Olympics approaches, the Russian authorities have decided to release another prisoner of conscience in a move that can be seen as politically expedient.

Press Release
January 21, 2014

Members of the Russian art collective Pussy Riot will participate in Amnesty International's landmark Bringing Human Rights Home concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on February 5.

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