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Relatives Of MH17 Victims Set Up 298 Empty Chairs To Protest Kremlin Denials

Relatives Of MH17 Victims Set Up 298 Empty Chairs To Protest Kremlin Denials

Relatives of victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have set up 298 empty chairs in front of the Russian Embassy in The Netherlands...
Freedom House Assails Russia, Iran For Protest Crackdowns, But Also Raps U.S.

Freedom House Assails Russia, Iran For Protest Crackdowns, But Also Raps U.S.

WASHINGTON -- Freedom House has assailed crackdowns on protesters in “authoritarian states" Russia and Iran, but it also criticized traditional defenders of democracy...
Moscow Court Reject Activist's Demand For Compensation For Protest Arrest

Moscow Court Reject Activist’s Demand For Compensation For Protest Arrest

A Moscow court has rejected an activist’s demand that the government pay him compensation for what he calls an illegal prosecution following his...
Uzbek Woman Attempts Self-Immolation To Protest Demolition Of Her House

Uzbek Woman Attempts Self-Immolation To Protest Demolition Of Her House

QARSHI, Uzbekistan -- An Uzbek woman attempted to self-immolate to protest plans by local authorities to demolish her house.Muqaddas Mustafoeva poured gasoline on...
Polish Miners Block Railway Hub To Protest Import Of Russian Coal

Polish Miners Block Railway Hub To Protest Import Of Russian Coal

Miners in Poland launched a blockade of a railway terminal in the country's main coal mining region on February 18 to protest an...
Scores Of Opposition Leaders, Activists Detained Ahead Of Election Protest In Baku

Scores Of Opposition Leaders, Activists Detained Ahead Of Election Protest In Baku

BAKU -- Police in Azerbaijan have detained three opposition party leaders and more than 100 activists ahead of a protest in Baku against...
Police Detain More Than 20 Opposition Candidates At Election Protest In Baku

Police Detain More Than 20 Opposition Candidates At Election Protest In Baku

Azerbaijani police have detained more than 20 opposition and independent candidates who were protesting against results of early parliamentary polls that were also...
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