All Posts Tagged With: "hate crimes"

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Explosive Device Rips Through Russian Church Service

Two church officials were injured Sunday when an explosive device went off during services at a Moscow cathedral.

Dec 1, 2008 | Continued
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Racial Attacks Spike in Russian City of Penza

International students in the Russian city of Penza, some 600 kilometers south of Moscow, are concerned for their safety as a series of racially-motivated attacks escalates around a local university.

Nov 12, 2008 | Continued
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Ethnic Brawls Leave 2 Dead in Russia’s Perm Krai

А series of fights among Russians and nationals of other ethnicities have left two people dead and eleven seriously injured in Karagai, a town in Russia’s Perm Krai.

Aug 7, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Police Prepare for Hitler’s Birthday

Russian police will be out in full force on April 20th, in anticipation of widespread violence expected from neo-nazi groups. This year, the date coincides with the Jewish Passover holiday.

Apr 17, 2008 | Continued
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Hate Killings Shake Moscow’s Ethnic Communities

Ethnic communities in Moscow are nearing a state of crisis after a recent wave of attacks on dark-skinned people. The city has seen six fatal attacks in the past week.

Feb 22, 2008 | Continued