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Ukrainian Citizens and Russia’s Political Prisoners

In a letter otherwise devoid of real content*, Russia’s Prosecutor General has inadvertently admitted that Oleg Sentsov and three other Crimean opponents of Russia’s annexation of the Crimea are Ukrainian citizens | детальніше

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Crimean ‘terrorist plot’ defendant upholds right to Ukrainian citizenship

Russia’s FSB have grossly miscast left-wing activist Oleksandr Kolchenko and renowned film director Oleg Sentsov as part of a supposed ultra-nationalist Right Sector ‘terrorist plot’ and are trying to deny their Ukrainian citizenship | детальніше

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Crimean political prisoners registered as “Russian terrorists”

In a case where 4 Crimeans are accused of plotting, but not committing, ‘terrorist crimes’, a Moscow court has refused to drop the ban prohibiting Oleg Sentsov’s lawyers from commenting on the trial. In the meantime Sentsov and three other opponents of Russian occupation of the Crimea have been added to Russia’s list of people considered to be implicated in “extremist activities or terrorism” | детальніше

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Savchenko: Appeal delayed while psychiatric assessment goes right ahead

A Moscow court has yet again postponed the hearing into Nadiya Savchenko’s appeal against her forced psychiatric ‘assessment’ in the notorious Serbsky Institute until after the ‘assessment’ is likely to be concluded | детальніше

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Memorial recognizes Nadiya Savchenko as a political prisoner

The Memorial Human Rights Centre which the Kremlin is trying to close has declared Ukrainian officer Nadiya Savchenko a political prisoner. Russia’s Investigative Committee meanwhile is refusing to add proof of Savchenko’s innocence to the case, claiming that it has no ‘legal force’. | детальніше

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Russian investigators deny Sentsov was beaten

Russia’s Investigative Committee has refused to initiate criminal proceedings over the beating of Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov by FSB officers in the Crimea | детальніше

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Law enabling Yanukovych’s trial in absentia passed

The law addresses the present impasse where the former president and others wanted on serious charges are in hiding in Russia and all assets frozen. It does, however, have dangers given Ukraine’s corrupt and notoriously politicized judiciary | детальніше

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Maidan killings suspect missing after being released from custody

Dmytro Sadovnyk, one of the men charged with involvement in the mass killing of peaceful protesters in February, has disappeared after his controversial release from custody on Sept 19 | детальніше

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Russian investigators want Savchenko trial behind closed doors

With Nadiya Savchenko first captured by Kremlin-backed militants and forcibly taken to Russia and with no credible evidence to back the charges against her, it is not difficult to understand why the investigators would like to hide | детальніше

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Prosecutor implicated in scandalous release of ex-MP murderer arrested

An employee of the prosecutor’s office has been arrested on suspicion of abetting, through his failure to act, the release of former MP Viktor Lozinsky from imprisonment | детальніше

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Russia’s Crimean Political Prisoners to remain in detention

A Moscow court has extended until Jan 11 2015 the pre-trial detention of renowned Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov and civic activist Oleksandr Kolchenko. This is despite a case so full of holes as to be reminiscent of the notorious show trials of Soviet times. | детальніше

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Nadiya Savchenko to face forced Serbsky Institute ’psychiatric examination’

Russian investigators have confirmed that, as feared, Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian officer captured by Kremlin-backed militants and now in Russian detention, is to be subjected to a so-called psychiatric assessment at the notorious Serbsky Institute in Moscow. | детальніше

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Russia claims release of Savchenko and Sentsov not part of Minsk deal

Russia does not consider a Ukrainian officer taken prisoner by Kremlin-backed militants and abducted to Russia to be part of the exchange of prisoners agreed at the Minsk negotiations. A spokesperson claimed that the charges against Nadiya Savchenko and four opponents of Russia’s annexation of the Crimea were "serious" | детальніше

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No to punitive psychiatry against Nadiya Savchenko!

A number of Ukrainian psychiatrists, including former Soviet political prisoner Semyon Gluzman, are calling on the world psychiatric community to put pressure on the Russian authorities over the unwarranted ‘examination’ of imprisoned Ukrainian officer Nadiya Savchenko in the notorious Serbski Institute | детальніше

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Russia’s Geopolitical Prisoners

If the four Crimeans facing absurd ‘terrorist charges following peaceful protest against Russian occupation fall within traditional definitions of political prisoner, and Ukrainian officer Nadiya Savchenko is a prisoner of Russia’s undeclared war, Yury Yatsenko is in Russian detention because he is Ukrainian | детальніше

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Nadiya Savchenko: Yanukovych fell, so will Putin

Ukrainian officer Nadiya Savchenko has stated clearly that she is being subjected to a psychiatric examination in the notorious Serbsky Institute illegally and will be refusing to speak to staff, answer questions or in any way cooperate | детальніше

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Nadiya Savchenko’s defence hopes for a swap of prisoners

Lawyers of the Ukrainian officer who is now in detention in Russia after being captured in Ukraine by Kremlin-backed militants hope that she can be brought back to Ukraine in exchange for the release of Russian security service officers. | детальніше

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Punitive psychiatry used against Crimean ‘terrorist plot’ suspect?

Alexei Chirny, one of four Crimeans accused by Russia of a ‘terrorist plot’ in Crimea, is in a pre-suicide state which activists from the Open Dialogue Foundation believes was brought about by drugs he was ‘treated’ with in the notorious Serbsky Institute. | детальніше

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Crimean ‘terrorist plot’ suspect in Russian psychiatric ward

Alexei Chirny, one of the four Crimeans known for their opposition to Russia’s annexation of the Crimea and now facing extremely dubious ‘terrorist charges’ in Moscow, has written a letter seemingly from a psychiatric ward within the Butyrka pre-trial detention centre asking for the Ukrainian consul to come and see him | детальніше

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Repressive laws adopted in “fight against terrorism”

Moscow’s undeclared, yet ever more aggressive war against Ukraine was launched because Ukrainians had upheld their right to European integration. Ukraine’s parliament must not sabotage that integration through appallingly repressive laws. | детальніше

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