Authorized to leave Russia, director Serebrennikov admits his surprise

Authorized to leave Russia director Serebrennikov admits his surprise

LRussian director and director Kirill Serebrennikov, who has obtained permission for a short trip to Germany, said on Friday he had “no idea” why Moscow suspended its ban on leaving the country. “I probably behaved well,” quipped the terrible child of Russian theater during a conference at the Thalia Theater in Hamburg (north), where he … Read more

Authorized to leave Russia, director Serebrennikov admits his surprise

Hamburg (AFP) – Russian director and director Kirill Serebrennikov, who has obtained permission for a short trip to Germany, said on Friday he had “no idea” why Moscow suspended its ban on leaving the country. “I probably behaved well,” quipped the terrible child of Russian theater during a conference at the Thalia Theater in Hamburg … Read more

The controversial closure of Memorial, the group that denounced the crimes of the Soviet era and is accused in Russia of tarnishing the “glorious past” of the USSR – BBC News World

1640779255 The controversial closure of Memorial the group that denounced the

2 hours Image source, Reuters Caption, Memorial supporters held signs that read “We Will Live Forever.” Russia’s Supreme Court ordered the closure of Memorial, the country’s oldest human rights group. The organization was able to recover the records of millions of people innocents who were executed, imprisoned or persecuted in the Soviet era. The organization … Read more

The director of the NGO that was closed by Russia spoke: “Putin is a secret agent, he does not believe in an independent civil society”

The director of the NGO that was closed by Russia

Supporters of the human rights group Memorial in Russia gather with journalists outside the headquarters of the Supreme Court, which ruled the organization’s closure (Photo: Reuters) Russia on Tuesday turned its back on its dark Soviet past by liquidate the main human rights organization in this country, Memorial, considered the voice of the reprisals of … Read more

Putin’s Supreme Court ordered the closure of Memorial, an NGO emblem of individual freedoms in Russia

Putins Supreme Court ordered the closure of Memorial an NGO

The Supreme Court that answers to Vladimir Putin ordered the closure of the prestigious NGO Memorial International, defender of civil liberties of Russians (Reuters) The cut Supreme Russian who responds to the president Vladimir Putin ordered the closure of the organization on Tuesday Memorial International, emblem of civil society for its defense of the freedoms … Read more

Dimitri Muratov, captain of the last bastion of the free press in Russia

Colombia remembers with renewed promises the five years of peace

Russian journalist Dimitri Muratov, one of the Nobel Peace Prize winners, has led the iconic investigative daily Novaya Gazeta through successive storms, a commitment that cost the lives of several of his colleagues. Two months after the announcement of the award, Muratov, 60, received the award on Friday at a ceremony in Oslo alongside Filipino … Read more

Threat of dissolution for Memorial, pillar of human rights in Russia

Threat of dissolution for Memorial pillar of human rights in

First modification: 11/25/2021 – 12:08 Moscow (AFP) – The Russian Supreme Court on Thursday began studying a request for the dissolution of the central structure of the NGO Memorial, a historic pillar of the pro-democracy struggle in Russia whose ban would mark a sad milestone. The liquidation of this organization would culminate months of pressure … Read more

COP26, Day 9: “We have not done enough,” Obama says and charges against Russia and China

COP26 Day 9 We have not done enough Obama says

Former US President Barack Obama urged global pressure on governments on November 8 to comply with their commitments to stop global warming, within the framework of the United Nations climate summit, COP26. The popular ex-president pointed to Russia and China, two of the main polluters along with the US, which he accused of ignoring calls … Read more

The US and several allies denounced the growing harassment of journalists in Russia

1635471513 The US and several allies denounced the growing harassment of

File image during a protest to demand justice for the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya (Photo: EP) The United States and several Western countries denounced on Thursday the “increasing harassment of journalists and independent media in Russia”, calling on Moscow to “guarantee freedom of the press.” “This year, the Russian authorities have systematically detained journalists … Read more

Who is Dmitry Muratov, the patriarch of the free press in Russia and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize | PROFILE

Who is Dmitry Muratov the patriarch of the free press

Russian Dmitry Muratov, awarded today with the Nobel Peace Prize, is the patriarch of the free press in this country since the fall of the Soviet Union as editor of the newspaper “Novaya Gazeta”, the last bastion of independent criticism of the Kremlin. LOOK: Philippine journalists María Ressa and Russian Dmitry Muratov win the 2021 … Read more