Human rights

June 19, 2018 17:55

  • Igor Nagavkin stops hunger strike

    Igor Nagavkin, a Volgograd rights defender, has stopped his hunger strike announced in the Butyrka SIZO (pre-trial prison) in protest against his too long arrest.

June 19, 2018 16:06

June 19, 2018 07:56

  • US Department of State calls on to release Oyub Titiev

    The US Department of State has appealed to the Russian authorities with a call to release Oyub Titiev, the head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", accused of drug possession, as well as sentenced Oleg Sentsov and Stanislav Klykh, recognized as political prisoners.

June 19, 2018 06:52

June 19, 2018 00:20

June 18, 2018 17:49

June 16, 2018 07:10

  • Pension reform in Armenia may cause future problems

    In the opinion of Tevan Pogosyan, a political analyst, the start of the accumulation pension system in Armenia, under which citizens will contribute their own funds into their future pensions, will degrade authorities' rating. This duty violates the citizens' ownership rights, Anahit Beglaryan, a lawyer, believes.

June 16, 2018 04:10

June 15, 2018 16:32

  • ECtHR registers a complaint about ban of LGBT action in Nalchik

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has registered complaints filed by LGBT activists from the capital of Kabardino-Balkaria and six other Russian cities about a refusal to hold LGBT actions. This was reported by Nikolai Alekseev, a rights defender and an LGBT activist.

June 14, 2018 17:58

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