Citizens of the Russian Federation in Cyprus are against the war!

In early March, activists from the “No War” movement wrote an open letter to the Russian government on behalf of Russian citizens in Cyprus and began collecting electronic signatures. [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] The text of the letter states that the signatories are categorically against violence and hostilities on the territory of Ukraine: We, residents of Cyprus […]

Projekt Help.FreeRussia

The Association “Za Wolną Rosję” strongly opposes the war initiated by Putin in Ukraine. We understand that in the current circumstances it is hardly appropriate to talk about sympathy for Russian citizens. Nevertheless, Russians are a very diverse group of people. Among them, there are those who fought very long and with great determination for […]

Only united we can stand

We, Russians living abroad and sharing democratic values and principles, strongly condemn the unprovoked military attack of the Russian Government on independent and sovereign Ukraine. We call on the international community to give the strongest possible response, including harsh sanctions against the aggressor. >>> You can sign here <<< [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] We also urge the […]

News digest for February 14-20

News digest for February 14-20 [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] February 14 A protocol was drawn up in Pskov for a photo with Alexei Navalny. Experts found extremist symbols in social networks. This time it is the inscription “Navalny 2018”, where the number “1” is replaced by an exclamation mark. According to the expert and the police, this […]

Jan Nowak-Jezeranski Prize 2022 to the Memorial

This award is always presented on June 4 – the anniversary of the first partially free elections in Poland. [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] The International Association “Memorial”, which fights for human rights and the memory of Soviet repression victims, will receive the Jan Nowak-Jezeransky Prize for “understanding the state as a common good” this year. The political […]

Stop the Unlawful Prosecution of Civic Activists in Russia

Statement by the Working Group “Gender Equality” of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] Download the Statement We are deeply concerned and extremely alarmed at the arrest and charges against Daria Serenko – a poetess, feminist and civic activist, who was apprehended and detained in custody on 8 February 2022 in Moscow. Daria has […]

News digest for February 7-13

News digest for February 7-13 [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] February 7 Security forces conducted searches in the company of one of the leaders of the coalition “Stop-Shies” The court fined Mediazona and editor-in-chief Sergei Smirnov. The court found both guilty of failing to indicate the ban on the activities of the Headquarters of Alexei Navalny in Russia […]

News digest for January 31 – February 6

News digest for January 31 – February 6 [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] January 31 Alexander Strukov, a former volunteer and photographer of Navalny’s Moscow headquarters, was charged with inciting hatred and publicly calling for terrorist activities because of comments left on the Znak.com telegram channel “Memorial” appealed the decision of the Supreme Court on liquidation Yekaterina Ostapenko, […]

News digest for January 24-30

News digest for January 24-30 [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] January 24 The Investigative Committee opened a case because of the death of a prisoner in the Kaluga IK-3. He spoke out against torture in the colony Alexei Navalny, Lyubov Sobol, Vyacheslav Gimadi and Georgy Alburov were included in the list of terrorists and extremists. Also in the […]

News digest for January 17-23

News digest for January 17-23 [cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”2/3″][cmsms_text] January 17 The court refused to recognize Navalny’s income from work in the media as a salary in the colony Russia baned video of Marilyn Manson tearing up Bible Artist Ivan Volkov, who placed an installation of snow in the form of giant feces on the Field of […]