Ukraines Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns the Belarusian authorities actions in expelling students on political grounds
Belarusian opposition figures did not ask for political asylum from Yushchenko and say that this is provocation from the security service.
Children must not be used as weapons, Mr. Putin
Any settling of accounts – be they financial or political – can have nothing whatsoever to do with the children presently living and studying in the “Podmoskovny” Lyceum.
Kyiv: Action to mark the first anniversary of the Andijon Massacre in Uzbekistan
The victims of the brutal suppression of a peaceful demonstration in Uzbekistan must not be forgotten. Nor, however, should we forget those asylum seekers sent back in February to Karimovs regime
Anniversary of the Andijon Massacre: Human Rights activists appeal to the UN
On the eve of the first anniverssay of the massacre in Andijon, we pass on (and wholeheartedly support) an appeal from human rights activists in Uzbekistan to ensure that there is an independent investigation into the events of 13 May 2005 and that those responsible are brought to justice
Nikita Sasim jailed in Belarus for three months
“The circumstances of the case and the situation in Belarus leave no doubt that this was a political trial aimed at intimidating young people”
Historical "déjà vu"
On the depressing and apparently incomprehensible plan fermenting in certain minds in Russia to erect a memorial to Joseph Stalin
Russian Public Action: “Civic society must save the childrens home “Podmoskovny”
Human rights activists, trade union and public figures, as well as politicians have come out with a united message of protest against the attack by the Russian Prosecutor General on the childrens home and lyceum in Korallova
Action in memory: the Andijon Massacre: will we stay silent, or refuse to forget?
The victims of the brutal suppression of a peaceful demonstration must not be forgotten
Xenophobia is on the increase in Russia
Around 12% of Russians unqualifiedly support the slogan “Russia for the Russians” - just one of the worrying findings from studies of public opinion in Russia
Persecuting Khodorkovsky, the authorities are destroying a lyceum for orphans
Call from human rights activists to save a childrens home founded by Mikhail Khodorkovsky now under siege by the authorities
Moscow: public protest achieves its aim
Plans to built a trading complex on the site of the Military Collegium, inextricably linked with repression and killing, have been stopped, however the next step is to create a museum of the history of the Terror
Propaganda and brainwashing of the population on Russian state television channels
Recent monitoring of Russian TV suggests that Russian viewers are being fed propaganda depressingly reminiscent of Soviet times
Leader of the Belarusian Opposition imprisoned
“It is absolutely obvious today that the regime is afraid of us, and this will certainly lead to the collapse of the dictatorship”, Milinkevich said after the sentence was read out.
A Different country…
The former Economic Adviser to Russias President Putin warns that Russia has moved beyond the point of no return and has opted for a corporative state over which its nominal shareholders - the people - have no control