Category Ukrainian Far-Right

CONTACT YOUR MP BACK EDM 462

STOP NEO NAZI HATE CRIME IN UKRAINE
Contact you MP and urge them to support Back Early day motion 462

PARLIAMENTARY LABOUR PARTY CHAIR CALLS FOR ACTION ON BBC REPORTING OF NEO-NAZI TERROR GROUP IN UKRAINE

John Cryer MP, the Chair of the Parliamentary Labour Party has joined calls for action against the far-right terror group C14 active in Kyiv, Ukraine. 

BBC LEGITIMISING NEO-NAZI HATE CRIMES IN UKRAINE

If the BBC carried a report portraying Neo-Nazi’s engaged in hate crime in London as lovable rogues turned to a good cause there would be outrage.  Yet that is what the BBC has done in a report on Ukraine entitled ‘C14 Group: hooligans who catch separatists’.  

The rise of Azov

The growing activity of the far-right organisation AZOV in Ukraine is an issue of serious concern, it is analysed here by  DENYS GORBACH and OLES PETIK originally published in Open Democracy.  War in the east, political and economic crisis in Kyiv — these are ideal conditions for Ukraine’s far right to capitalise on their frontline successes. […]

Ukrainian anti-fascists defy attack by neo-Nazis

Report by   People and Nature Anti-fascists in Kyiv yesterday marked the anniversary of the assassination of two Russian activists – and faced intimidation by a neo-Nazi gang as the police stood by. Russian and Ukrainian activists take to the streets every year to commemorate journalist Anastasia Baburova and lawyer Stanislav Markelov, who were shot dead […]

Odessa May 2 trial turns into farce

By Halya Coynash Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group Whatever the reasons for delays and flaws in investigating and prosecuting crimes related to the disturbances, fire and deaths on May 2, 2014 in Odessa, procrastination serves only the interests of Russian propaganda’s ‘massacre’ claims Forty-eight people died in Odessa on May 2, 2014 during disturbances in the city […]

Ukrainian syndicalists: the biggest fascist threat is concentrated in Russia and in the occupied territories

Interview with AWU activists, made by Danish left-wing portal Modkraft.dk in December 2014. We publish here the original text in English and in Russian. What kind of an organisation is Autonomous Workers Union and how are you organised? AWU is a class union organized along the lines of federalism and direct democracy. Among our members […]