Human rights

July 17, 2018 22:40

July 17, 2018 22:34

  • CE Commissioner demands to release Oyub Titiev

    Today, Council of Europe (CE) Commissioner Dunja Mijatovic has called on the General Prosecutor of Russia to take measures to release Oyub Titiev, the head of the "Memorial" in Grozny. She has also spoken in favour of transferring the rights defender's case to be considered outside Chechnya.

July 17, 2018 08:19

July 16, 2018 22:10

July 16, 2018 11:20

  • Rights defenders mark anniversary of Natalia Estemirova's murder

    On the ninth anniversary of the death of Natalia Estemirova, a member of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" in Chechnya, rights defenders have declared their willingness to continue fighting to release their colleague Oyub Titiev, accused of drug possession.

July 15, 2018 10:38

July 15, 2018 10:36

  • Rally in Kalmykia regards law on native languages unconstitutional

    A rally against the bill on the voluntary study of native languages was held in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia, in parallel with the sports and entertainment events arranged by the Mayoralty in the same place. The participants of the rally treated the authorities' actions as an attempt to disrupt the rally.

July 14, 2018 20:58

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