News for 10 Dec 2015
10.12.2015 Criminal Charge Against Graffiti Artist Maxim Piakarski Reduced
Now Piakarski is accused under Article 341 of the Criminal Code “Desecration of facilities and property damage.”
10.12.2015 Former Political Prisoner Yury Rubtsou Applied For Asylum In Germany
Yury Rubtsou is waiting for the decision on political asylum in Nuremberg.
10.12.2015 December 10 – Human Rights Day
This year's Human Rights Day is devoted to the launch of a year-long campaign for the 50th anniversary of the two International Covenants on Human Rights: the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.
10.12.2015 Rights Activist Leyla Yunus Freed From Jail In Azerbaijan
Prominent Azerbaijani human rights activist Leyla Yunus has been freed from prison on grounds of her deteriorating health, although she and her fellow activist husband both face treason charges in a separate case.