January 21, 2015
Russian Federation: Release Rafis Kashapov (UA 12/15)
Tatar activist and outspoken government critic, Rafis Kashapov, was sentenced to three years in prison on 15 September for criticizing the Russian government.
1) Please write immediately in Russian or your own language:
- Calling on the Russian authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Rafis Kashapov, as he is imprisoned solely for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression;
- Urging them to drop the charges against Rafis Kashapov and