"[...] the striving for freedom never died out in Russia, and over the centuries in each generation
there have been people who devoted their lives to the struggle for freedom, and sacrificed their lives
for freedom's sake."
Ludmila Alekseeva

HRO.org in English is a website produced by Rights in Russia, in partnership with HRO.org, based in Ryazan, Russia.
We are proud to publish selections from Russia's premier human rights website in translation on HRO.org in English.
Tweets by @rightsinrussia



Latest postings from HRO.org in English

  • Andrei Pivovarov: "I am very surprised by President Putin's statement about my case.” 2 October 2015 Source: HRO.org (info) Kostroma region  Election rights  Harassment of activistsCivil society activist and co-chair of the St. Petersburg branch of PARNAS, Andrei Pivovarov, was ...
    Posted 7 Oct 2015, 11:57 by Rights in Russia
  • Sergei Lukashevsky: 'It is not fitting for an organization that bears the name of Sakharov to blacken its own reputation' 24 September 2015Source: HRO.org (info)Моscow city & Moscow region  Human rights defenders  Access to justice  Right of associationStatement by Sergei Lukashevsky, director of the Sakharov Centre ...
    Posted 5 Oct 2015, 04:56 by Rights in Russia
  • Liudmila Alekseeva asks Putin to finally abolish 'foreign agent' law 2 October 2015 Source: HRO.org (info) Моscow city & Moscow region  Human rights defenders  Right of associationHead of the Moscow Helsinki Group, the well-known human rights defender Liudmila ...
    Posted 5 Oct 2015, 08:01 by Rights in Russia
  • Liudmila Alekseeva: I want to ask the president a question 29 September 2015Source: HRO.org (info) Human rights defenders On Monday 28th September the chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group, Liudmila Alekseeva, received the Vaclav Havel prize. In an ...
    Posted 4 Oct 2015, 12:33 by Rights in Russia
  • Statement by Memorial Human Rights Centre on Russia’s entry into war 2 October 2015 Source: HRO.org (info) Moscow city & Moscow region  Military  Human rights defendersOn 1 October 2015 Memorial Human Rights Centre issued a statement on Russia's entry ...
    Posted 4 Oct 2015, 03:22 by Rights in Russia
Showing posts 1 - 5 of 1850. View more »

Tweets by @rightsinrussia


Rights in Russia is on Facebook