31 December 1972 – 31 December 1973

Issue Nos 28-30 of the Chronicle were compiled in the usual way and prepared for circulation but only released, together with No 31, at the 7 May 1974 press conference in Moscow.

No 28 : 31 December 1972

THE MOVEMENT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

Only some of the reports in these three issues have been digitised. The others may be located by page numbers in the pdf version (CCE Nos 28-31) at the end of this Contents page.

1. To readers of the Chronicle

2. The Death of Yury Galanskov

3. A Chronicle of “Case No. 24”

4. The Cases of Kronid Lyubarsky and Vladimir Popov [10]

5. The Trial of of Pyotr Starchik [13]

6. The Trial of Bidiya Dandaron [14]

7. Repression in the Ukraine [16]

8. The Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet
Answers a Letter from 273 Jews [20]

9. Urgent hospitalization directives for the “mentally ill” [22]

10. News in Brief

[Commentary No 28]

FIFTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, May 1975

CCE 28-31 : 31 December 1972 to 7 May 1974 (AI pdf)

1973

No 29 : 31 July 1973

ACTION TO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

1. “A Chronicle of Human Rights in the USSR” [New York, 25]

2. The Trial of Georgy Davydov and Vyacheslav Petrov [26]

3. The Case of Alexander Bolonkin, Valery Balakirev and Yury Yukhnovets [29]

4. Investigations in Oryol [29]

5. Trials in the Ukraine [30]

6. The Case of Leonid Plyushch [31]

7. The Trial of Andrei Amalrik [32]

8. A Chronicle of  “Case No 24”

9. Events in Lithuania [36]

10. Biographies [38]

11. News in Brief [39]

SIXTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, May 1975

CCE 28-31 : 31 December 1972 to 7 May 1974 (AI pdf)

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No 30 : 31 December 1973

ACTION TO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

1. The death of Ilya Gabai [43]

2. The Trial of Pyotr Yakir and Victor Krasin.
(Statement by the Action Group on Human Rights)

3. The Trial of Yury Shikhanovich [45]

4. The Trial of Alexander Bolonkin and Valery Balakirev [46]

5. The Trial of Alexander Feldman 

6. The Trial of Vasily Lisovoi, Yevgeny Pronyuk and Ivan Semanyuk [47]

7.Arrests, searches and interrogations

– The Investigation of Gabriel Superfin’s Case

8. In the Prisons and Camps [49]

9. In Psychiatric Hospitals [51]

10. Events in Lithuania

11. Materials on Sakharov

12. Activities of Soviet Jews [57]

13. An Unpublished Decree of
the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet [58]

14. News in Brief

15. Samizdat Update

16. “Tamizdat” update [62]

17. Material from the Soviet Press [63]

[Commentary No 30]

SIXTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, May 1975

CCE 28-31 : 31 December 1972 to 7 May 1974 (AI pdf)

No 31 : 7 May 1974 …