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Russian militaries receive legal assistance in Ukraine. It is guaranteed by the state and provided at the expense of the state budget.
The J9 group is tasked with searching for the bodies of servicemen, including Russians.
Case concerning the alleged abuse of civilians delayed after defence attorney said it fell outside his jurisdiction.
The authorities routinely harass and arrest relatives of activists as a tactic of intimidation.
Over half of female media workers have been affected, but few dare to speak up.
Process seen as problematic in many jurisdictions, given the difficulties in allowing defendant their full rights.
The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
The lives of hundreds of thousands of young people have been shaped by Russia’s confrontation with Ukraine.
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.