The Trial of Kirill Podrabinek, 14 March 1978 (49.1)

<<No 49 : 14 May 1978>> On 14 March, the people’s court of Elektrostal (Noginsk district, Moscow Region) examined the case of Kirill Podrabinek (b. 1952), charged under article 219, part 1, of the Russian Criminal Code (‘... the keeping, obtaining and manufacture ... of firearms (other than smooth-bore hunting weapons) or ammunition ... without obtaining … Continue reading The Trial of Kirill Podrabinek, 14 March 1978 (49.1)

First anniversary of the invasion of Czechoslovakia, August 1969 (9.1)

«No 9 : 31 August 1969» [1] On 20 August 1969 a group of Soviet citizens issued the following declaration: "On 21 August last year a tragic event took place: Czechoslovakia, a friendly country, was invaded by Warsaw Pact Troops. “The aim of this action was to put a stop to the process of democratisation … Continue reading First anniversary of the invasion of Czechoslovakia, August 1969 (9.1)