The Movement of the Crimean Tatars, December 1975 (38.15)

<<No 38 : 31 December 1975>> Simferopol On 18 November 150 Crimean Tatars assembled at the regional soviet executive committee building to ask the committee chairman for permission to register as residents and obtain employment. The chairman refused to see them and the police detained two persons: Mustafa Osmanov (demobilized in 1972), has been living … Continue reading The Movement of the Crimean Tatars, December 1975 (38.15)

Commentary No 5

No 5 : 31 December 1969 5.1 SURVEY OF SAMIZDAT IN 1968 [1] Notable prose works appearing in samizdat during previous years. Ginzburg, Krutoi marshrut (1967 (in Grani 64-8, Frankfurt); Into the Whirlwind (London 1967) Shalamov stories published 1966-1970 in Novy zhurnal (New York); two included in Michael Scammell (ed), Russia's Other Writers (1970). Lidiya … Continue reading Commentary No 5

The Trial of Ilya Gabai and Mustafa Dzhemilev, 12-19 January 1970 (12.3)

«No 12 : 28 February 1970» From 12 to 19 January 1970 the case of Ilya Gabai and Mustafa Dzhemilev was heard in the Tashkent City Court. Ilya Gabai, from Moscow, was arrested after innumerable searches of his flat (CCE 8.4) and, although charged under Article 190-1 of the Russian Criminal Code, he was sent … Continue reading The Trial of Ilya Gabai and Mustafa Dzhemilev, 12-19 January 1970 (12.3)