No 42 : 8 October 1976

THE STRUGGLE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

Few of the reports in this issue have been digitised. Page numbers for the pdf version
(CCE Nos 40-42, see below) are given next to the items in this Contents page

1. Sent to Hospital for his Songs [Pyotr Starchik] [110]

2. The Case of Pavel Bashkirov

3. ARRESTS, SEARCHES AND INTERROGATIONS [112]

– Slogans in Leningrad
– Declaration by Vladimir Borisov
– The Persecution of Ilya Levin [114]
– Arrest of Gennady Trifonov
– Arrested for his Decency
– The Arrest of Mart Niklus [116]
– Verification of Identity
– A Search at Victor Nekipelov’s

4. IN THE PRISONS AND CAMPS [120]

A Visit to Mustafa Dzhemilev
Vladimir Prison
– The Mordovian Camps [122]
– The Perm Camps [124]
– In Camps for Common Criminals [130]
– Letters and Declarations from Political Prisoners
– In Defence of Political Prisoners [132]
– Releases [133]

5. In the Psychiatric Hospitals [136]
– Dnepropetrovsk Special Psychiatric Hospital

6. Persecution of Believers

7. Persecution of the Crimean Tatars [138]
– Evictions
– Trials

8. Events in Georgia [14o]

9. News in Brief [142]

10. The Helsinki Monitoring Group

11. Letters and Statements

12. Samizdat update [148]

13. TWO OBITUARIES [152]

– In Memory of Konstantin Bogatyrev
– In Memory of Mikhail Dyak

[End notes and Bibliographical note, 153]

NINTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, January 1979

CCE 40-42 : 20 May, 3 August and 8 October 1976 (AI pdf)

No 43 : 31 December 1976 …