All Posts Tagged With: "penal colonies"

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Russian Prison News Roundup

The past week has been tumultuous for the Russian prison system. provides a roundup of news stories coming out of Russian’s prisons.

Jun 5, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Prisoners Cease Hunger Strike

Over 1000 prisoners who went on hunger strike on May 9th have ceased their act of protest after prison officials agreed to improve conditions.

May 11, 2008 | Continued