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Jailed for Wishing Nadiya Savchenko a Happy Birthday
Jailed for Wishing Nadiya Savchenko a Happy Birthday
Nine people in Moscow, including two registered as disabled and 75-year-old Vladimir Ionov, are spending the night in jail after being detained at totally peaceful actions marking Nadiya Savchenko’s birthday.
Basmanny Court does not recognize Savchenko’s PACE Immunity
Basmanny Court does not recognize Savchenko’s PACE Immunity
The Basmanny Court of Moscow refused to recognize Nadiya Savchenko’s immunity as a member of Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). Also, according to the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, the “LNR” militants released Savchenko from...
Savchenko to be Transferred to City Hospital
Savchenko to be Transferred to City Hospital
Ukrainian fighter pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is being illegally held in Russia on charges of involvement in the assassination of Russian journalists in Donbass, will be transferred to a Moscow hospital
Trial of 'Accountant of Auschwitz' Begins Today
Today in Lüneburg, the trial of the 93-year-old Oskar Gröning, a former SS officer who served in the concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, has begun. He is charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder
Amnesty International: Death Penalty on the Rise
Amnesty International: Death Penalty on the Rise
Human rights advocates are alarmed by the number of countries that used in death penalty 2014 in response to real or perceived threats to state security and public safety posed by terrorism, crime, or internal instability
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