Chechnya Pushes Divorced Couples to Reunite ‘for the Children’
by: Andrew E. Kramer
A council compels split couples to get back together, warning of fewer children who are “normal” and more likely to become terrorists.
Belarus opposition leader Statkevich jailed for 15 days
The wife of prominent Belarusian opposition figure Nikolai Statkevich says he has been sent to jail for 15 days after being seized by police in the capital.
Lawyer: Strasbourg Court Freezes Deportation Of Novaya Gazeta Journalist
The European Court of Human Rights has issued an extraordinary order barring the transfer of a journalist in Russia to the autocratic Central Asia county of Uzbekistan, the journalist's defens...
Turkey Detains Dozens of Tech Staff Suspected of Coup Links: Agency
Turkish authorities have ordered the arrest of 105 people working in information technology on suspicion of involvement in an attempted military coup a year ago, state-run Anadolu news agency reported on Tuesday.
Crackdown On Navalny Election Bid Continues As Krasnoyarsk Activist Detained
by: RFE/RL's Russian Service
KRASNOYARSK, Russia -- Police in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk have detained a local coordinator of opposition politician Aleksei Navalny's presidential election campaign and confiscate...