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May 28, 2012
Police in the Russian capital stopped an attempted Pride and detained dozens, including the event's organizers.
May 4, 2012

Amnesty International today condemns the Russian government's fining, under a new St. Petersburg law, of a prominent LGBTI rights activist for spreading "gay propaganda" after the activist picketed...

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April 3, 2012

Amnesty International today demanded that Russia immediately release three young women arrested for allegedly singing a protest song that criticizes both the Orthodox Church and Prime Minister Vlad...

February 29, 2012
Russia’s next president must place human rights at the heart of their political agenda.

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