Amnesty for Pussy Riot and Artic 30?

You may have seen that there is a chance that a new law offering the opportunity for an amnesty for certain prisoners in Russia could lead to the release of Pussy Riot protestors and the so called “Artic 30” Greenpeace activists. Whether they are freed or not Amnesty International are calling for the release of all prisoners of conscience in Russia and that the ‘amnesty law’ is no replacement for an effective, independent, system of justice.

To see the Amnesty International UK Press Release click here or for the Guardian article on it click here 

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