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ZMINA: Human Rights Information Centre changes name and identity
ZMINA: Human Rights Information Centre changes name and identity
The Human Rights Information Centre changes name into ZMINA Human Rights Centre and revitalizes its identity
A Wake-up Call for Ukraine’s Civil Society
A Wake-up Call for Ukraine’s Civil Society
Kateryna Smagliy
Ukraine is at serious risk of following its own footsteps in the failure of its 2004-05 Orange Revolution, when civic activism failed to achieve enduring political changes.
Russia seeks to create Puppet Crimean Tatar self-governing bodies
Russia seeks to create Puppet Crimean Tatar self-governing bodies
Having tried and failed to cower Crimean Tatar leaders into submission, the Crimean puppet government installed after Russian soldiers seized control last February is now attempting to replace elected members of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis and Qurultay with ‘reliable...
Why is Germany collaborating on detention of Nadiya Savchenko?
Why is Germany collaborating on detention of Nadiya Savchenko?
Since these ‘German doctors’ are reported to have agreed entirely with the conclusion of the Penitentiary Service and found Nadiya Savchenko’s state of health to be ‘satisfactory’, this secrecy raises some very serious questions about Germany’s role in the...
Arrests in Moscow for those honouring Maidan’s slain heroes
Arrests in Moscow for those honouring Maidan’s slain heroes
Eight Muscovites were detained by police while trying to lay flowers outside the Ukrainian embassy on February 21. ‘Disobeying a police officer’ is a standard charge used against protesters. In this case it is especially inappropriate, firstly because there was no...
Weekly news digest
Weekly news digest
During the week, the situation in the ATO area fully depended on Minsk peace talks results
15 Years without the Death Penalty
Oleksandr Bukalov: 15 Years without the Death Penalty
By the Decision of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine as of 29.12.1999 the “death penalty” was deemed unconstitutional. With a delay of four years Ukraine has fulfilled its obligations before the Council of Europe
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