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August 11, 2011

Russian human rights defender Aleksei Sokolov has been released on parole. His sentence for charges which he has always denied was imposed after a trial held with several reported violations of fai...

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June 29, 2011

The Chechen authorities must end their intimidation and harassment of human rights defenders, Amnesty International said today, after recent threats made to activists.

June 29, 2011
The environment for independent human rights NGOs in Chechnya has long been hostile, but seems to have worsened in recent weeks.

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