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"Like walking a minefield" : vicious crackdown on critics in Russia's Chechen Republic.

Author:
Lokshina, T. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • [New York, N.Y.] : Human Rights Watch, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
63 pages : color map, color photographs ; 27 cm
Summary note:
"The report, "'Like Walking a Minefield': Vicious Crackdown on Critics in Russia's Chechen Republic," describes how local authorities punish and humiliate people who show dissatisfaction with or seem reluctant to applaud the Chechen leadership and its policies. The report also details increasing threats, assaults, and detention of journalists and human rights defenders."--Publisher's description.
Notes:
  • "August 2016"--Table of contents page.
  • "This report was researched and written by Tanya Lokshina, senior researcher and Russia program director with Human Rights Watch's Europe and Central Asia division"--Page 57.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Map -- Summary -- Recommendations -- Methodology -- I. Background -- II. Attacks on dissenters inside Chechnya -- III. Attacks on human rights defenders -- IV. Attacks on and harassment of journalists -- V. International standards and domestic legal framework -- Acknowledgements -- Annexs. Selected video materials analyzed for the report.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
  • Vicious crackdown on critics in Russia's Chechen Republic
  • Russia, "like walking a minefield"
ISBN:
  • 9781623133993 (paperback)
  • 1623133998
OCLC:
962039482
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