16.8 Extra-judicial Persecution

No 16 : 31 October 1970 [1] V.N. Chalidze has been removed on ideological grounds from the leadership of the polymer physics group at the Plastics Research Institute [in Moscow]. Chalidze is well-known as the author of a number of documents and articles about human rights and as the compiler of the Social Problems collections…

14.10 Extra-Judicial Persecution

No 14 : 30 June 1970 GORKY the Gorky Trial of Four was reported in Chronicle 13.3. It has become known that persons with one connection or another with the convicted men are being persecuted. Yelena Ponomaryova, an employee of the regional children’s library, is the wife of Sergei Ponomaryov who was sentenced to five…

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…