Caucasian heroes

September 26, 2020 11:57

  • HRC "Memorial" demands to stop persecution of Semyon Simonov

    Semyon Simonov, an expert from the Moscow Helsinki Group, who was suspected of failing to admit the fine, imposed on the "Southern Human Rights Centre" headed by him in the Krasnodar Territory, is being prosecuted for political reasons. This was stated by the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial".

January 26, 2020 11:44

May 29, 2019 09:35

December 21, 2017 03:46

  • Ruslan Kutaev: I will return to Russian politics

    Ruslan Kutaev, the head of the Assembly of Caucasian Nations, who has liberated from colony in Chechnya, said he was not afraid of persecutions and intended to get back into Russian political life after the expiry of the term of his administrative supervision.

December 20, 2017 11:57

October 16, 2017 19:54

  • Ruslan Gvashev announces intent to go on struggling for his rights

    Ruslan Gvashev’s defenders and relatives have treated the decision of the Krasnodar Territorial Court on his case as unjustified and absurd. Gvashev himself said that he was gaining strength for the further struggle for his rights, but he would not plan go on a hunger strike.

October 16, 2017 17:22

  • Abkhazian group of Gvashev’s supporters detained in Adygea for four hours

    Today, fifteen supporters of Ruslan Gvashev from Abkhazia, who were travelling to Krasnodar in order to attend the trial of his case, spent four hours at the police station of the village of Enem in the Republic of Adygea. Activists from Kabardino-Balkaria were allowed by the police to continue their travel after the trial was over.

October 05, 2017 21:59

October 05, 2017 20:22

  • Ruslan Gvashev stops his hunger strike

    Circassian activist Ruslan Gvashev has stopped his hunger strike at a request voiced by participants in a rally in his support. More than 200 people came to the action in front of the court building in Krasnodar.

October 03, 2017 20:31

  • Construction plans at Tulip Tree outrage Gvashev

    The Sochi authorities want to build restaurants and hotels at the Tulip Tree, sacred for Adygs, said Ruslan Gvashev, a Circassian activist, who is on a hunger strike since September 11 in protest against the fine imposed on him for praying at the Tree on the Adygs' Memory Day.

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