MAIN
 ·ABOUT US
 ·JOB OPPORTUNITY
 ·GUESTBOOK
 ·CONTACT
 ·OUR BANNERS
 ·REPUBLISH
 ·CHANGE COLOUR
  NEW PW
 ·REPORTS
 ·INTERVIEWS
 ·WEEKLY REVIEW
 ·ANALYSIS
 ·COMMENTARY
 ·OPINION
 ·ESSAYS
 ·DEBATE
 ·OTHER ARTICLES
  CHECHNYA
 ·BASIC INFO
 ·SOCIETY
 ·MAPS
 ·BIBLIOGRAPHY
  HUMAN RIGHTS
 ·ATTACKS ON DEFENDERS
 ·REPORTS
 ·SUMMARY REPORTS
  HUMANITARIAN
 ·PEOPLE
 ·ENVIRONMENT
  MEDIA
 ·MEDIA ACCESS
 ·INFORMATION WAR
  POLITICS
 ·CHECHNYA
 ·RUSSIA
 ·THE WORLD'S RESPONSE
  CONFLICT INFO
 ·NEWS SUMMARIES
 ·CASUALTIES
 ·MILITARY
  JOURNAL
 ·ABOUT JOURNAL
 ·ISSUES
  RFE/RL BROADCASTS
 ·ABOUT BROADCASTS
  LINKS

CHECHNYA LINKS LIBRARY

  OUR PARTNERS

 Attacks on human rights defenders

Monitoring of attacks on human rights activists whose work is connected with the conflict in Chechnya. For much more extensive information go to the Russian version of this section.
 HUMAN RIGHTS > ATTACKS ON DEFENDERS
(1-10) (11-20) (21-30) (31-40) (41-50) (51-60) (61-70) (71-80)
IN ENGLISH Attempts made to close down Chechen NGO
 February 7th 2008 Prague Watchdog / Umalt Chadayev · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
The Chechen branch of Russia’s Federal Registration Service is seeking the closure of the Union of Non-Governmental Organizations (SNO), which disseminates information about the human rights situation in Chechnya and Ingushetia.
IN ENGLISH Ingush public opinion expresses opposition to harassment of "Voice of Beslan"
 January 16th 2008 Prague Watchdog / Beybulat Polonkoyev · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
"The harassment of female victims of the Beslan tragedy is at the very least ignoble and cowardly," said an Ingush religious authority.
IN ENGLISH NGOs plan to quit Grozny’s House of Press
 December 17th 2007 Prague Watchdog / Umalt Chadayev · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
A number of Chechen non-governmental organizations whose offices are located in the House of the Press building in downtown Grozny plan to vacate these premises early in the new year. The main reason is a sharp increase in rents.
IN ENGLISH "Headscarf" incidents continue in Chechnya
 December 14th 2007 Prague Watchdog / Umalt Chadayev · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
The refusal by the head of a Chechen NGO to wear a headscarf has led to the closure of its office in Grozny’s House of the Press.
IN ENGLISH Russia's Supreme Court okays dismantling of Russian-Chechen Friendship Society
 January 23rd 2007 Prague Watchdog
"It's a clear signal to both Russian civil society and the free world," said the NGO's head Stanislav Dmitriyevsky.
IN ENGLISH Nazran picketers intend to sue for justice
 October 20th 2006 Prague Watchdog / Umalt Chadayev · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
Participants in the thwarted rally in honour of Anna Politkovskaya in Nazran have proof of unlawful actions by the Ingush police.
IN ENGLISH Chechen human rights workers believe authorities may soon increase pressure on NGOs
 February 24th 2006 Prague Watchdog / Liza Osmayeva · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
In their opinion, the accusations against Russian human rights activists, the ban on the activity of the Danish Refugee Council in Chechnya, the legal proceedings against the ChKNS are all links in the same chain.
IN ENGLISH Russian Federation: Draft law - the latest in clampdown on civil society
 November 22nd 2005 Amnesty International
IN ENGLISH Dmitriyevsky trial starts
 November 16th 2005 Russian-Chechen Information Agency · ALSO AVAILABLE IN: RUSSIAN 
IN ENGLISH British lawyer barred from entering Russia to monitor trial of the Russian-Chechen Friendship Society in Nizhny Novgorod
 November 15th 2005 IHF
 
SEARCH
  

[advanced search]

 © 2000-2017 Prague Watchdog  (see Reprint info).
The views expressed on this web site are the authors' own, and don't necessarily reflect the views of Prague Watchdog,
which aims to present a wide spectrum of opinion and analysis relating to events in the North Caucasus.
Advertisement