Freevitishko

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Date registered: March 14, 2014

Latest posts

  1. Save the World Heritage “Western Caucasus”! — April 12, 2016
  2. EVGENY VITISHKO ON HIS WAY HOME FROM SADOVAYA PRISON COLONY — December 22, 2015
  3. Excellent overview of the current state with Vitishko’ case by Bellona. — December 17, 2015
  4. EVGENY VITISHKO STOPPED HIS 20 DAY HUNGER STRIKE. HIS PHYSICAL CONDITION DETERIORATES — December 17, 2015
  5. COURT REDUCES VITISHKO’S SENTENCE. IN 10 DAYS HE IS EXPECTED TO BE FREE — November 10, 2015

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Sep 20

New Greenpeace video in support of Evgeny Vitishko

Greenpeace remembers the Arctic 30 case and reminds of all the activists, persecuted for their peaceful engagement. (view full post)

Aug 10

Evgeny Vitishko on hunger strike

On August 1, Evgeny Vitishko went on hunger strike. He protested his placement in a penal isolator on July 31, based on allegations that he improperly stored his food in a bag. This type of storage is a common practice in a colony since there are no other opportunities to do otherwise. After his release from …

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May 26

Netherlands activists support Evgeny Vitishko

Thanks to Amnesty International activists in the Netherlands! (see photos in the post)

Apr 27

Arctic 30 for Evgeny Vitishko

Dmitry Litvinov, Ekaterina Zaspa, Faiza Oulahsen, Andrey Allakhverdov and Roman Dolgov – Greenpeace activists formerly accused of piracy in Russia – stand for the environmental defender sentenced for 3 years in a penal colony. “Evgeny Vitishko is accused of a crime which he never commited. Evgeny Vitishko should be freed immediately.” (watch the video in …

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Apr 02

On Vitishko

Evgenija Chirikova, Russian environmental activist and 2012 Goldman Prize winner, explaining the injustice happened to Evgeny Vitishko. (watch the video in the post)

Mar 14

3 years of penal colony for environmental activism

A foremost Russian environmental defender Evgeny Vitishko is serving three years in a penal colony for protecting environment. Together with other members of the Environmental Watch of North Caucasus, he participated in a peaceful rally to attract attention to the violations of environmental laws in the Sochi region. Instead of punishing violators, Russian authorities initiated …

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