Unlikely alliance of violence in Russia

Unlikely alliance of violence in Russia

Radical Nationalism in Russia, 2008 Report

15.04.2009 13:56
Galina Kozhevnikova. Radical Nationalism in Russia in 2008, and Efforts to Counteract It

Edited by Alexander Verkhovsky


Extract from SOVA report (Russia) till October 2008

01.10.2008 18:12
September 2008. Monthly Summary

Arrest of Semion Mogilevich in Moscow

Russia's most notorious mafia boss arrested in Moscow

Luke Harding in Moscow
Friday January 25, 2008
Guardian Unlimited

Interview with Semion Mogalevich "Semion Mogilevich"


MANGOLD-Can I ask you first of all how would you describe yourself,

A Series of Neo-nazi Attacks in Moscow

On October 20, 2007, in Moscow, a group of up to 30 teenagers, presumably football fans, attacked several people, and as a result one of the victims died.

Za vykoľajením rýchlika stoja ruskí ultranacionalisti

Extrémistickí ruskí nacionalisti sú podľa doterajšieho vyšetrovania najpravdepodobnejšími pôvodcami bombového výbuchu, ktorý v pondelok vykoľajil osobný vlak na železničnej trase medzi Moskvou a Petrohradom.

Looking for Peace? Stay Out of Russia, Study Says

The Moscow Times - Friday, June 1, 2007. Issue 3669. Page 3.

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL - Russian Federation: Racism and xenophobia rife in Russian society


AI Index: EUR 46/018/2006 (Public)
News Service No: 108
4 May 2006

Embargo Date: 4 May 2006 00:01 GMT

Russian Federation: Racism and xenophobia rife in Russian society
"We are not considered to be people. We’re like a completely separate state"
A man from a Roma settlement near St Petersburg.

Russian racism 'out of control'

Russian racism 'out of control'
Roma family (photo: Amnesty)
Some Roma families are too scared to go into St Petersburg (photo: Amnesty)
Racist killings in Russia are "out of control", according to a report by international human rights watchdog Amnesty International.

The report into violent racism shows that at least 28 people were killed and 366 were assaulted in 2005.

Violent racism out of control in Russian Federation - Amnesty International

Russian Federation
Violent racism out of control

1. Introduction

The rise and rise of the Russian mafia

The rise and rise of the Russian mafia

Saturday, 21 November, 1998

The Russian authorities are fighting a losing battle to control the mafia.

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