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Navalny Foundation Member Whisked Off To Russian Army, Others Fined After Summer Protests

Navalny Foundation Member Whisked Off To Russian Army, Others Fined After Summer Protests

A project manager for Kremlin foe Aleksei Navalny’s Anticorruption Foundation (FBK) on December 23 was placed into compulsory military service and sent to...
Blood, Broken Legs, And Mass Detentions: 2019's Moscow Protests

Blood, Broken Legs, And Mass Detentions: 2019’s Moscow Protests

The year 2019 saw Russian protesters taking repeatedly to the streets of the capital, Moscow. The unauthorized demonstrations began after the authorities refused...
More Protests In Minsk Against Closer Integration Between Belarus, Russia

More Protests In Minsk Against Closer Integration Between Belarus, Russia

MINSK -- People are gathering again in Minsk on December 21 to protest plans on greater integration between Belarus and Russia.The demonstration comes...
Kazakh President Suggests Reforming Rules On Protests, Political Parties

Kazakh President Suggests Reforming Rules On Protests, Political Parties

NUR-SULTAN -- Kazakh President Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev has suggested watering down the country’s legislation regulating public gatherings and political parties.Addressing the National Council for...
Dozens Of Kazakh Activists Detained Amid Protests On Independence Day

Dozens Of Kazakh Activists Detained Amid Protests On Independence Day

NUR-SULTAN -- Kazakh security officials detained dozens of opposition and civil-rights activists as demonstrators rallied in the country's two main cities, calling for...
Former Top Officials At Uzbek Labor Migration Agency Get Stiff Prison Terms For Graft

Uzbekistan Said To Be Toughening Punishments For Internet Users Who Call For Protests

Uzbekistan plans to toughen punishments for people using the Internet to organize or call for unsanctioned rallies, according to a source close to...
Severe Energy Shortages Spark Rare Protests In Uzbekistan

Severe Energy Shortages Spark Rare Protests In Uzbekistan

A severe shortage of natural gas and electricity has caused unprecedented protests in parts of Uzbekistan recently with small crowds blocking roads and...
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