Tag: Russian psychiatric hospital

Ukraine Liveblog Day 219: Nadezhda Savchenko Moved From Voronezh To Moscow

September 24, 2014

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Inside a Russian Mental Hospital

October 25, 2013

A Russian court has sentenced a protester to mandatory psychiatric treatment in a case that has been widely criticized by human rights watchdogs. Mikhail Kosenko, who has been voluntarily seeking mental-health treatment for much of his life and is a productive member of society, was accused of assaulting a police officer during the Bolotnaya riots […]