|Today 03:50||Chechen leader's Instagram closure 'led to revenge attacks' on NGO ( The Guardian )|
Memorial â the only human rights organisation with a presence in Chechnya â last week had its offices in the southern Russian republic of Ingushetia torched by masked men. The attack came days after Oyub Titiev, the head of Memorial's office in Grozny, the Chechen capital, was arrested for ...
|Yesterday 15:50||'Memorial' Human Rights Activists in Russia Face Arrest, Arson, Murder (https://en.crimerussia.com/)|
Chechnya: Lawyer of arrested Memorial head fears provocation by security forces - https://en.crimerussia.com/
|Yesterday 03:50||After marijuana seizure from Titiev, Chechen police finds empty cigarettes in Memorial's Grozny office ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
To recall, Head of Memorial's Grozny office Oyub Titiev had been previously detained on January 9, and then arrested for two months on suspicion of drug possession. Chechen law enforcement officers accuse him of storing 180 grams of marihuana, which was allegedly found in his car. Titiev denies his ...
|01/20/2018 03:45||Widow of executed in Grozny Zelimkhan Dzhabayev found at home ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
Widow of Zelimkhan Dzhabayev, executed without court on the night of January 27, 2017 in Grozny, Aminat Avturkhanova, who went missing on January ... After disappearance of the woman Novaya Gazeta addressed the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova.
|01/19/2018 15:40||Police raid Memorial human rights movement in Grozny (Polygraph.info)|
The âChechenâ Clone of Instagram: Part II - Polygraph.info
|01/18/2018 15:50||Russian rights group Memorial has office torched ( The Times )|
Masked men set fire to an office of Russia's most prominent human rights group yesterday, days after one of its members was arrested on a dubious ... In 2009 Natalya Estemirova, head of the Chechnya office, was abducted in Grozny, shot dead and her body dumped in a field in Ingushetia, causing an ...
|01/18/2018 03:25||Russian Rights Group Says Ingushetia Office Torched In 'Terrorist' Attack (TASS)|
Kremlin calls not to draw conclusions on oppression of human rights defenders in Chechnya - TASS
|01/17/2018 16:10||Freedom House: Democracy Scores for Most Countries Decline for 12th Consecutive Year ( Voice of America )|
He also cited the 2017 state-backed detention and torture of gay men in Chechnya, along with the recent arrest of Grozny-based NGO director Oyub Titiyev, as significant factors in Russia's point decline. Chechen officials have denied allegations about the extrajudicial detentions, and a Kremlin-led ...
|01/17/2018 02:45||Doctors prohibited visiting Memorial human rights defender ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
The lawyer of arrested on suspicion of drug possession head of the Grozny branch of the Memorial human rights center Oyub Titiev said that doctors could not visit him, despite the fact that he has suffered from severe dental pain for many days. Titiev is in the detention facility and will spend the next 10 ...
|01/17/2018 02:45||Jailed Activist Tells Putin: 'If I Confess, It Means Torture Or Blackmail' (https://en.crimerussia.com/)|
Chechen TV channel broadcasts apologies from relatives of woman who criticized Republic's Head - https://en.crimerussia.com/
|01/15/2018 03:15||Chechnya: Concern about arrested human rights activist ( Deutsche Welle )|
Oyub Titiyev was on his way to a meeting outside Grozny, the capital of Russia's Chechnya region, when he was stopped by police on Tuesday morning. When his car was searched, officers found a package with 180 grams (6.3 ounces) of a substance that "smelled specifically of marijuana," according ...
|01/13/2018 02:40||Another human rights defender kidnapped in Caucasus ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
... Code of the Russian Federation (Illegal Acquisition, Storage, Transportation, Manufacture of narcotic drugs). Titiev himself claims that drugs were planted. According to Novaya Gazeta journalist Elena Milashina, Titiev's arrest became a revenge for the investigation of 27 people's execution in Grozny.
|01/13/2018 02:40||Chechnya's repressive machine keeps spinning ( Open Democracy )|
This article is part of our partnership with OVD-Info, an NGO that monitors politically-motivated arrests in Russia. In Chechnya ... Titiev took up the post of head of the Chechnya office of Memorial after the kidnapping in Grozny and subsequent murder of his predecessor Natalia Estemirova in July 2009.
|01/13/2018 02:40||Novaya Gazeta claims Chechnya arrested human rights activist as revenge for probe into ... ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
Novaya Gazeta claims Chechnya arrested human rights activist as revenge for probe into execution of 27 in Grozny ... In December 2017, the Chechen parliament speaker Magomed Daudov said that if there were no death penalty moratorium in Russia, the "so-called human rights activist" would have to ...
|01/13/2018 02:40||Frame-Up: The Outrageous Arrest of a Chechen Human Rights Defender ( Daily Beast )|
The head of the Chechnya branch of the Human Rights Center âMemorial,â Oyub Titiyev, disappeared on Tuesday at 10:30 in the morning while driving from his home in the Kurchaloi region to the republic's capital of Grozny. Over the last few months employees of Memorial, Russia's most famous human ...
|01/12/2018 11:25||Ingush Opposition Activist Detained On Illegal Weapons Possession Charge ( RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty )|
A prominent opposition activist from Russia's North Caucasus region of Ingushetia has been detained upon arrival to his native region. ... In February 2015, unidentified gunmen opened fire at Khazbiyev's car in the Chechen capital, Grozny, after which Chechen authorities took him under protection.
|01/12/2018 11:25||Russia: Rights Defender Arbitrarily Arrested in Chechnya (https://en.crimerussia.com/)|
Chechen Head Kadyrov's spokesperson calls US demand to release Memorial movement head ... - https://en.crimerussia.com/
|01/11/2018 19:00||Previously arrested in absentia Ingush human rights defender turns himself in to police ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
It is noted that after questioning Khazbiev and his relatives within the case of a stolen car, Russian policemen took issues off the table. However, Ingush law enforcers initiated a ... activist was put into a federal wanted list. Soon officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Chechnya detained him in Grozny.
|01/11/2018 19:00||Russia: Rights Defender Arbitrarily Arrested in Chechnya (https://en.crimerussia.com/)|
Chechen security forces nightmarize relatives of Memorial human rights defender - https://en.crimerussia.com/
|01/11/2018 02:35||Resident of Chechnya demands that Chechen leader Kadyrov stops abductions ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
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