In July this year, the Novaya Gazeta newspaper released footage showing Evgeny Makarov being brutally tortured by a group of guards at the Yarslavl prison in Russia. The incident reportedly occurred in 2017. Irina Biryukova works for the Public Verdict Foundation and serves as Makarov’s lawyer….

Read the full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.dw.com/en/torture-in-russias-prisons-becoming-more-sophisticated-and-brutal/a-45478180
 

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