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Archive for Tag Archives: ' human rights'

LGBT activist fined for gay propaganda in Tatarstan

Posted On: December 24, 2013

RAPSI, 19.12.2013 A magistrate court in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan, ruled Thursday that gay rights activist Dmitry [...]

Pavel Chikov: more than 10 NGOs are being raided in Tatarstan

Posted On: April 12, 2013

More than a month passed since a large-scale inspection campaign had been launched on Russian and international non-governmental [...]

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Visits Kazan

Posted On: April 08, 2013

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 05 April 2013 The Council of Europe’s commissioner for human rights, Nils Muiznieks, has [...]

Russia torture-in-custody case: Police pair jailed

Posted On: September 30, 2012

BBC News Europe, 25.09.2012 Two Russian police officers have been jailed after a suspect was tortured in custody [...]

Kazan Court Starts Hearings In Police Torture Case

Posted On: September 12, 2012

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 12 September 2012 A court in Kazan, capital of Russia’s Tatarstan Republic, has begun [...]

Russian Penitentiary Official Admits Beating Prisoner To Death

Posted On: August 16, 2012

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 13.08.2012 Russian investigators say that an official of a labor camp in the city [...]

Discovery In Tatarstan Prison Raises More Suspicions Of Abuse

Posted On: August 01, 2012

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 31.07.2012 A grim discovery at a prison hospital in Tatarstan has sparked suspicion of [...]

EU Delegation Looks Into Human Rights In Tatarstan

Posted On: July 11, 2012

A dedicated team of the European Union diplomats arrived in Kazan on 3rd July 2012 to investigate human [...]

Abortions are like the Holocaust – Church official

Posted On: July 03, 2012

RT, 02 July 2012 Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin, the Russian Orthodox Church spokesman, has compared abortions to the Holocaust [...]

More Kazan policemen suspected of beating witness

Posted On: May 13, 2012

Interfax, 12 May 2012 The Investigations department for the Kazan Kirovsky district of the Investigations Committee Investigations department [...]


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