11 July 2017 – Rights in Russia

 11 July 2017 Arrest and detention of journalist Aleksandr Batmanov / Russian Officials Request Jail Term for Navalny / Crackdown On Navalny Election Bid Continues As Krasnoyarsk Activist Detained / Protesting Torture, Inmate Asks Putin to Revoke His Citizenship / OSCE PA adopts resolution defending Ukraine’s territorial integrity and condemning Russia’s hybrid warfare / Supreme Court of Adygea upholds foreign agent status for “EcoWatch” / Memorial Human Rights Centre says law enforcers ignore fates of missing people in Grozny / Human Rights Council receives responses from law enforcement about gays in Chechnya


Source: 11 July 2017 – Rights in Russia


10 July 2017 – Rights in Russia

#NewsoftheDay 10 July 2017 – Russian authorities must investigate new allegations of extrajudicial executions in Chechnya / The Kremlin ‘Notes’ Fresh Allegations of Chechnya Killings / Russian Paper Alleges Summary Executions In Chechnya/ St. Petersburg Church of Scientology head to remain in detention / Russian minister may have intervened over postponed Bolshoi ballet / Bolshoi Theater Postpones Premier of Anticipated Ballet on Gay Dancer / Siemens in dispute with Russia over diverted turbines / Russian Internet Pioneer Nosik Dead Of Suspected Heart Attack At 51 / In Krasnodar, police seize newspapers from a volunteer of Alexei Navalny’s office / Navalny’s office in Volgograd resumes work at new address / Dozens Of Russian Opposition Leader Navalny’s Campaign Workers Detained / State Duma committee backs Convention on confiscation of proceeds from crime / Impunity for Akhmednabi Akhmednabiyev’s murderers for four years already #RightsinRussia


Source: 10 July 2017 – Rights in Russia

5 July 2017 – Rights in Russia

 – 5 July 2017 – Suspects In Downing Of MH17 To Be Prosecuted In Dutch Court / Russian State TV Discovered Using Twitter Bots to Pose as Viewers / Russia’s trial of Crimean Tatar leader Ilmi Umerov chokes on hilariously inept lies / Russia’s children’s rights commissioner expects Tkachenko case to be reviewed / Why Russia needs a feminist revolution / Manifestation of humanism: experts comment on pretrial restraint law / In Astrakhan, Court fines supporter of Alexei Navalny / MIA announces absence of claims against Murad Amriev / In Krasnodar, Alexei Navalny’s office reports attack of President Putin’s supporters / Sister of man sentenced for attack on Nalchik complains about his torture in penal colony


Source: 5 July 2017 – Rights in Russia