18.1 Political Prisoners in Psychiatric Hospitals – A Survey of Documents

No 18 : 5 March 1971 The imprisonment of dissenters in psychiatric hospitals continues to be the subject of public concern and protest. 1. In a letter appealing to the psychiatrists of a number of countries, the Action Group for the Defence of Human Rights in the USSR, stresses once more that this form of … Continue reading 18.1 Political Prisoners in Psychiatric Hospitals – A Survey of Documents

11.12 Repressive acts against the Action Group for Human Rights

No 11 : 31 December 1969 Repressive acts against Members of the Action Group and those who supported Appeals to the United Nations (May to December 1969) Members of the Action Group: G. Altunyan, engineer from Kharkov, sentenced to three years in a labour camp under Article 190-1. V. Borisov, worker from Leningrad, arrested under … Continue reading 11.12 Repressive acts against the Action Group for Human Rights