Soviet dissident Sergei Kovalev is dead


One of Russias most famous human rights defenders and former Soviet dissident, Sergei Kovalev, has died aged 91, his family said Monday. Kovalev was a biologist who became one of the leading members of the USSRs pro-democracy movement. He was held in Soviet labour camps for his activism. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Read More

Source: Punch Newspaper