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An Appeal by Mikhail Khodorkovsky

The following statement was issued by Mikhail Khodorkovsky on April 18, 2014: Yesterday, restrictions were announced denying entry to Ukraine for “Russian males from 16 to 60 years of age.” The desire to protect one’s country against mercenaries in the …

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FCO Human Rights Report Highlights Ongoing Violations in Russia

The UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office released its 2013 Human Rights Report today, featuring detailed information about ongoing violations taking place in the Russian Federation last year. The report, which refers to Russia as “a country of concern,” highlighted the …

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky: My Fellow Prisoners

Mikhail Khodorkovsky’s collection of short stories ‘Prison’s People’ has been published by the London publishing house Penguin Books. This special edition of his prison writing entitled ‘My fellow prisoners’ is Khodorkovsky’s first book published in English. The book contains 21 …

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Sergei Guriev: It is not safe to return to Russia

Sergei Guriev, the Russian economist and former rector of the New Economic School in Moscow, who immigrated to France in the summer 2013 in the wake of interrogations by the Investigative Committee regarding the Khodorkovsky case, was interviewed by The …

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Khodorkovsky’s ‘Prison’s People’ Book To Be Published In Russia

A selection of short stories written by Mikhail Khodorkovsky during his time in prison will be published in May 2014 by the publishing house Alpina Publisher. In August 2011 Khodorkovsky began publishing his stories in Russian magazine, The New Times. …

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