Torture Victim handed over

Belarus sends Murad Amriev back to Russia << No 23 (256), 12 June 2017 >> On 8 June 2017 Belarusian authorities sent Murad Amriev [Amriyev], wanted in Chechnya with regard to a false documents allegation, to Russia despite concerns he could be tortured or killed. As RFE/RL reported, Amriev’s family pleaded desperately for him not to…

Dadin and Torture

<< No 9 (242), 6 March 2017 >> ♦  The impunity of police and prison staff – in Karelia, Chechnya and Strasbourg  ♦ On 26 February 2017 Ildar DADIN was released from prison in the Altai Region, following the quashing of his conviction by the Supreme Court. He was serving a 2½ year sentence as…