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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Pussy Riot members suing Moscow in European Court of Human Rights

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 09:35pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Moscow Pussy Riot members sue Moscow in European court Two members of the feminist group Pussy Riot are suing the Russian government in the European Court of Human Rights ... their rights and amounted to torture. "They didn't get a fair trial here in Russia so they want to get it finally in the European Court of Human Rights," said Pavel Chikov, the head ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1562042/pussy-riot-members-suing-moscow-european-court-human-rights
  2. News - World - RUSSIA

    A glimpse into the opaque world of Vladimir Putin's Kremlin

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by GDN

    ... said Shaltai-Botlai, who described Putin as a man "without human emotions", but a genuine patriot with a belief that his rule is the best thing for Russia. "I think he has been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1582030/glimpse-opaque-world-vladimir-putins-kremlin
  3. News - World - RUSSIA

    Yukos shareholders awarded US$51 billion from Russia by Hague arbitration court

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:33pm by Reuters

    ... economist Aleksei Pogorelov. Separately, The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg is expected on Thursday to announce a separate decision on Yukos' multibillion-dollar claim against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1561352/yukos-shareholders-awarded-us51-billion-russia-hague-arbitration-court
  4. Business - Economy - RUSSIA

    Russia digs in its heels

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 11:44am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... the third rate increase this year. Higher borrowing costs are the last thing Russia's ailing economy needs right now. On July 24, the International Monetary Fund trimmed its forecast ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1563306/russia-digs-its-heels
  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    Critics say Putin’s Olympic security decree violates rights

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 04:04pm by Reuters in Moscow

    ... on freedom of movement and assembly that critics said violated human rights. The decree creates a “prohibited zone” encompassing much of the sprawling city, barring travel into Sochi by road without ... on January 7, a month before the opening ceremony, and expires on March 21, a month after the Olympics end.  Human rights activists said the restrictions were draconian.  Barring cars from outside ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1299139/critics-say-putins-olympic-security-decree-violates-rights
  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia anger at US linking of rights and trade

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune in Moscow

    ... finds them responsible for violating human rights. On Friday, Washington passed a bill that established permanent normal trade relations with Russia, repealing a 1974 act which limited trade ... also would impose sanctions on officials responsible for human rights violations. Magnitsky was a lawyer, aged 37, representing a Britain-based capital management company in 2008 when he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1085645/russia-anger-us-linking-rights-and-trade
  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Weary Russians lament rash of 'absurd bills' being debated in the Duma

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 09:28pm by AFP

    ... Liberal Democratic Party, who is promoting the foreign words ban, said Russians need prodding in the right direction. "If people are allowed to do everything they want, we would return ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1541147/weary-russians-lament-rash-absurd-bills-being-debated-duma
  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Right groups in Russia to oppose 'foreign agent' law

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Moscow

    ... 'foreign agent' law Workers at the Russian human rights organisation Memorial arrived at work to see a phrase spray-painted across their office building: "Foreign Agent." Anonymous vandals scrawled the same words in giant, sloppy white letters across the door of For Human Rights, which represents citizens in disputes with police or prosecutors. The phrase, which to Russians ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1088408/right-groups-russia-oppose-foreign-agent-law
  9. News - World - RUSSIA

    Moscow court gives long jail terms to journalist Anna Politkovskaya’s killers

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 05:20pm by AFP

    ... it would press on with attempts to bring the mastermind of the shooting to justice. Rights activists also insisted that the investigation into the killing of the journalist would not be closed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1528715/two-jailed-life-murder-russian-journalist-anna-politkovskaya
  10. News - World - RUSSIA

    IOC defends ejection of transgender gay rights activist

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 05:26pm by AFP

    ... the ejection of an Italian transgender gay rights activist from the Sochi Games, saying the Olympic Park and venues were not the place for demonstrations. Activist Vladimir Luxuria, a former Italian ... for demonstrations, whether we are sympathetic or not IOC spokesman Mark Adams According to reports, Luxuria, dressed in rainbow colours of the gay rights movement, on the first occasion tried to brandish ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1430390/ioc-defends-ejection-transgender-gay-rights-activist

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