43.2 Traditional Days of Protest in the Soviet Union

<< No. 43 : 31 December 1976 >> 30 OCTOBER 1976 – POLITICAL PRISONERS’ DAY In 1976 Political Prisoners’ Day was observed for the third time. [1a]  In camps and prisons the traditional hunger-strikes took place on that day; over sixty people took part. Among them were: ● the women prisoners Irina Stasiv-Kalynets, Oksana Popovich,…

18.10 News in Brief

No 18 : 5 March 1971 RSFSR [i.e. Russian Republic] [1] PERM [Volga District]. On 24 September 1970 Oleg Ivanovich Vorobyov, born 1939, a worker and former student of the Philology Faculty of Moscow University (see Chronicle 16.10 (6) [and 10.4]) was arrested in Moscow. Oleg Vorobyov was charged under Article 70 of the Russian…

17.15 Those arrested in 1970 (Supplement part 2)

No 17 : 31 December 1971 January 1971 Supplement to Chronicle No 17 PART TWO THOSE PEOPLE ARRESTED, OR ARRESTED AND TRIED IN 1970 For the information on individuals (see Part 1, 17.14) 1. RUSSIAN SOVIET FEDERATED SOCIALIST REPUBLIC MOSCOW 1. Andrei Alexeyevich AMALRIK, b. 1938, commentator. Arrested 21 May; Article 190-1; three years hard…