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.
In August, Pyotr Silayev was arrested in Granada, Spain by anti-terrorist special forces. He was then moved to Madrid, where the Audiencia Nacional was to make a decision about his extradiction to Russia. All this based on charges stemming from a demonstration organized by anti-fascists and enviromentalists against the city administration of Khimki, Moscow region. […]
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 […]