The ECHR received Chuvash blogger Konstantin Ishutov’s complaint against fine for a post about the Russian March

Konstantin Ishutov

The European Сourt of Human Rights (ECHR) registered a complaint of blogger from Cheboksary Konstantin Ishutov about a fine of one thousand rubles for a post, published in his LiveJournal in 2012 and mentioning an extremist slogan about «the power of Russia». Human rights activist Alexei Glukhov reported about it in his Telegram-channel on October 28.

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Tatarstan as an Ethno-National Territory Must Serve as ‘a Noah’s Ark’ for All Middle Volga Peoples, Galeyev Says

Over the last few months an intense debate has taken place between two prominent Tatar historians, Damir Iskhakov and Alfrid Bustanov, with the former focusing on the centrality of the territory of Tatarstan for maintaining the Tatar nation and the latter arguing that Tatars must move beyond that Soviet framework and become “a post nation.”

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