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Section: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group (Ukraine)

      Russian children sing of their readiness to die if called upon by Putin
      Nov15

      Russian children sing of their readiness to die if called upon by Putin

      A ruling party MP in Russia has produced a video clip in which children enthusiastically sing of their willingness to ‘fight the final battle” for ‘Uncle Vova’, otherwise known as President Vladimir Putin. They also promise not only to hold on to Crimea which Russia has illegally annexed, but also to reclaim Alaska …read more Source:...

      Sentsov thrown into punishment cell & sent to the Far North because of protests demanding his release
      Nov14

      Sentsov thrown into punishment cell & sent to the Far North because of protests demanding his release

      Ukrainian filmmaker and Kremlin hostage Oleg Sentsov has spent several terms in a punishment cell over recent months, including a two-week punishment as soon as he arrived at the harsh ‘White Bear’ prison colony north of the Arctic Circle. Both the penalties and the transfer to this most isolated of all prisons are linked with the mounting...

      Russia-protected torturer-killers of 16-year-old pro-Ukrainian schoolboy sentenced in absentia to life imprisonment
      Nov14

      Russia-protected torturer-killers of 16-year-old pro-Ukrainian schoolboy sentenced in absentia to life imprisonment

      Three men have been sentenced to life imprisonment for the savage torture and killing in 2014 of 16-year-old Stepan Chubenko. Without a regime change in Russia, there is little chance that the three former Donbas fighters – Vadim Pogodin, leader of the so-called ‘Kerch battalion’, and two subordinates – Mikhail Sukhomlinov and Yury...

      Seven things you should know about pro-Kremlin disinformation
      Nov13

      Seven things you should know about pro-Kremlin disinformation

      Pro-Kremlin disinformation can look like just another news story – important keys to not being manipulated from EU vs. Disinfo …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

      Russia is placing tortured Ukrainian political prisoner’s life in danger
      Nov13

      Russia is placing tortured Ukrainian political prisoner’s life in danger

      Having driven Ukrainian historian Stanyslav Klykh close to insanity through torture, psychotropic drugs and a Kafkaesque ‘trial’, Russia is now placing the 43-year-old’s life in danger. His mother reports that, instead of providing her son with proper diagnosis and treatment, they injected him with some unidentified medication which...

      Donetsk man gets 10-year sentence for Twitter photos of Russian military equipment
      Nov10

      Donetsk man gets 10-year sentence for Twitter photos of Russian military equipment

      A ‘military tribunal’ in the self-proclaimed ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DPR] has passed a 10-year sentence on a 43-year-old Ukrainian for what it calls ‘spying’. Although few details are given, it seems possible that the person is Valery Nedosekin, a college director at the Donetsk Academy of Motor Transport. If so, then...

      Wives of Crimean Tatar Political Prisoners detained for many hours as Russia steps up terror tactics
      Nov09

      Wives of Crimean Tatar Political Prisoners detained for many hours as Russia steps up terror tactics

      Russia is not content with illegally imprisoning 25 Crimean Muslims on unproven charges of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir, a peaceful organization that is legal in Ukraine, and leaving 100 children without their fathers. It has now turned to terrorizing and intimidating the wives and family friends of seven political prisoners, with the women...

      UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine
      Nov09

      UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine

      The United Nations has raised “extreme” concern that an escalation of fighting near water infrastructures in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk could lead to a deadly chlorine gas disaster. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

      Russia wages major offensive against Crimean Tatar civic activists in occupied Crimea
      Nov09

      Russia wages major offensive against Crimean Tatar civic activists in occupied Crimea

      One Crimean Tatar activist has been jailed for a legal solitary picket last month, another fined and several subjected to armed searches and interrogation in a new offensive against the civic initiative Crimean Solidarity and all those trying to publicize rights abuses in Russian-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights...

      Russia uses isolation, threats & closed trial to hide the one ’state secret’ of its Crimea sabotage plot
      Nov08

      Russia uses isolation, threats & closed trial to hide the one ’state secret’ of its Crimea sabotage plot

      The trial of at least one of the Sevastopol Ukrainians whom Russia has accused of a ‘sabotage plot’ could be held behind closed doors. The excuse given is that the case allegedly involves material containing state secrets. Scepticism is inevitable given the heavy pressure placed on the men to reject independent lawyers and admit...

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