14.3 The Confinement of Zhores Medvedev in a Psychiatric Hospital

No 14 : 30 June 1970 (In this account of events Roy Medvedev's detailed notes have been used.) On the evening of 29 May 1970 Zhores Medvedev was taken from his flat in Obninsk, Kaluga Region, to the Kaluga city psychiatric hospital for "diagnosis" and "observation”. A group of policemen led by a major, the … Continue reading 14.3 The Confinement of Zhores Medvedev in a Psychiatric Hospital