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    Oct 10 2022

    Statement of Free Russia Foundation Condemning the Massive Missile Strike on Ukrainian Territory

    We call on world leaders, governments, and international human rights organizations to pressure the Kremlin to stop attacks on civilian infrastructure, withdraw Russian troops from Ukraine, and resume diplomatic efforts aimed at ending the war

    Oct 07 2022

    The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Human Rights Activists from Ukraine, Belarus and Russia. A Congratulatory Letter from Free Russia Foundation

    This year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the Ukrainian human rights organization Center for Civil Liberties, Belarusian human rights activist Ales Bialiatski, and Russia’s Memorial HRC

    Oct 06 2022

    Free Russia Foundation Condemns Expansion of Charges Under the Politically-Motivated Criminal Prosecution of Vladimir Kara-Murza and Demands His Immediate Release

    Today, Russian media outlets have reported that new charges of high treason against opposition politician, human rights activist, and journalist Vladimir Kara-Murza

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    Foreign Office with Michael Weiss

    Foreign Office is a weekly interview podcast hosted by Michael Weiss and dedicated to those ever-relevant subjects of Russian intelligence operations and active measures. Featured guests include prominent historians and scholars, journalists, diplomats, and ex-spies.

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    Civil Society Program

    The Civil Society in Russia continually struggles to find the space to truly focus on mission-driven activities. 

    Advocacy for Rights and Dignity Program

    Russia is quickly becoming a closed society, with virtually no independent media, rule of law. In addition there are many restrictions on free speech, assembly, attacks on political opposition and minorities.

    Global Dialogue Program

    The dialogue between civil societies, intercultural communication and business contacts forms an essential bridge between Russia and Western countries. 

    The Vision of Russia Program

    The Vision of Russia is the flagship program of The Free Russia Foundation.

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