Khodorkovsky, Russian and Eastern European dissidents
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The following is information regarding Russia's political prisoners in general. Khodorkovsky has been "freed" - more like exiled to me - because he is more of a problem for Putin in jail than out. This is not a gesture of compassion; Putin hasn’t a drop of compassion in him.
The following are books about and by Khodorkovsky in different languages:
My Fellow Prisoners
Khodorkovsky on Facebook:
Cyril Tuschi’s documentary on Khdorkovsky (Facebook)
Khodorkovsky Communications Center
One Yukos employee, Alexei Pichugin, still remains in jail; accused of murder, he refused to go against his boss Khodorkovsky to cooperate with the pro-Putin clan. He has been sentenced to life imprisonment and won't give in to Putin. A biographical essay (Russian) is available and there are also photos . Journalist Valeriy Shiryaev has written a book on Pichugin’s case “Trial of Vengeance"(English). Incidentally, during his interrogation Pichugin was administered truth-serum and he still had nothing to say.
The warrant for the arrest of Nevzlin - co-owner of Yukos - has been cancelled by Interpol on the grounds it was politically motivated, most likely by Putin & Co.
The following are some respected Human Rights Organizations in Russia; NGO’s are having a very difficult time under Russia's present leader:
(In Russian and English)
Rights in Russia (registered in the UK)
Russia Freedom House
Soyuz Zhurnalistov Rossii (in Russian)
Russian Union of Journalists
The Power Vertical/Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty
TVRAIN (IN RUSSIAN)
OVD-Info - The Russian Reader
Valeriya Novodvorskaya, fearless Putin critic; her last statement.
Valeria Novodvorskaya’s “Short Course on the Historical Philosophy of Russia"
Life and Death of a Russian Freedom Fighter
Marina Sal’ye, another Putin critic (her documents)
Marina Sal’ye’s documents on facebook
Documentary banned by Putin (published Apr. 26, 2012)