When mass civil protests in Russia were defeated in 2011-12 the Putinist police regime started open political repressions against militants of social and political movements, including anarchists and antifascists. Many activists have been sentenced to prison terms in the course of the last 5 years in Russia.
Maksym Butkevych The story of this interview is different from how interviews are usually recorded. The person answering the questions is in the place not very accessible for journalists – Lefortovo Moscow Pretrial Detention Facility that is still known as RF FSB SIZO (RF FSB SIZO – pre-trial detention facility of the Federal Security Service […]
Background Crimea peninsula in the Black Sea was a part of RSFSR(Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) and then since 1954 a part of Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, which were both members of USSR. After USSR collapse in 1991 the new independent state Ukraine received the territory of Crimean peninsula. Though, under the treaty between Ukraine […]
Aleksandr Kolchenko Sentenced to 10 years in prison for planning subversive attacks against Russian admonistration in the Crimea. Address: 456612, Chelyabinskaya obl, Kopeisk, ul. Kemerovskaya, 20, IK-6, Kolchenko Aleksandru Aleksandrovichu Ilya Romanov Sentenced to 10 years in prison. Address: Ilya Eduardovich Romanov, 1967 g.r., 430003, Saransk, ul. Rabochaya 147, SIZO-1, Respublika Mordoviya, Russia Buchenkov Dmitry […]