In Lefortovo Razvozzhaev refuses to "admit guilt"

posted 24 Oct 2012, 12:17 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 24 Oct 2012, 12:18 ]
23 October 2012 

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· Moscow city & Moscow region · Prisoners  · Persecution of activists 

“The detained civic activist Leonid Razvozzhaev has renounced the confession he made earlier," says human rights activist Anna Karetnikova, deputy chair of the Public Oversight Commission. On October 23, 2012, she met with Razvozhaev in Lefortovo prison. 

The activist claims he was abducted at 1 p.m. on Friday, 19 October, from the UN Mission in Kiev. Razvozzhaev also told Karetnikova that he confessed to the charge of organizing civil disorder under “psychological pressure.” [Read more]