Vacations Are No Picnic For Workers At Russia's AvtoVAZ Car Plant

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UK Over Reliant On Russian Gas 2017-12-14 [GMB]

Successful negotiations bring a real wage increase for ice cream workers at Unilever Russia 2017-12-08 [KTR]

Not more than one thousand US dollars a month—such salary are paid to crew members of the three vessels, which are loading in the port of Nakhodka 2017-12-08 [Seafarers' Union of Russia]

Foreign agent journalists from entering national parliament building 2017-12-08 [ABC]

Why Independent Russian Journalists Don't Want RT Barred From US Congress 2017-12-03 [Moscow Times]

Truckers group branded as foreign agents ahead of planned protests 2017-12-02 [RFE/RL]

Russian ‘foreign agents’ media law threatens media freedom 2017-11-29 [EFJ]

Former the IUF General Secretary Dan Gallin will present his book 'Red Thread' in Moscow 2017-11-23 [The Union Rights' Defence Centre]

Oil and gas unions work to improve quality of life in the north of Russia 2017-11-21 [IndustriALL]

The Seafarers' Union of Russia (SUR): “Union membership is the best protection” 2017-11-09 [KTR]

RT Editor Says U.S. Staff Quitting in 'Masses' Over Security Fears 2017-10-08 [Moscow Times]

Crimea: EFJ condemns Mykola Semena’s conviction 2017-09-25 [EFJ]

Prominent journalist Yulia Latynina flees Russia after attacks 2017-09-13 [IFJ]

Labour unions welcome court ruling in favour of Aeroflot flight attendants 2017-09-08 [KTR]

Court Tells Aeroflot It Cannot Tell Air Hostesses What Size Clothes To Wear 2017-09-07 [RFE/RL]

Why Kyrgyz, Tajik and Uzbek workers are forced to go to Russia 2017-09-06 [Stratfor ]

EFJ urges Estonia to reconsider denied accreditation to Russian journalists 2017-09-06 [EFJ]

ITF inspectors help Polar Star crew home 2017-09-02 [ITF Global Union]

Journalist deported to Russia and banned from Ukraine 2017-09-01 [IFJ]

Turkish, Russian unions sign cooperation deal 2017-08-28 [Hurriyet]

Vacations Are No Picnic For Workers At Russia's AvtoVAZ Car Plant 2017-08-28 [RFE/RL]

Innocent journalist convicted on charges of extremism 2017-08-14 [IFJ]

IFJ condemns killing of Russia Today journalist 2017-08-01 [IFJ]

Businessman Paints Terrifying And Complex Picture Of Putin's Russia 2017-07-29 [NPR]

Controversial photos inside the homes of Russia's ultrarich show the country's stunning wealth inequality 2017-07-29 [Biz Insider]

CIW speaks at OSCE conference in Moscow on stopping human trafficking 2017-07-28 [CIW]

Journalist’s house attacked 2017-07-21 [IFJ]

Binding players’ rights commitment –“the first step to protecting the integrity of sport”: World Players Association 2017-07-16 [uniglobalunion.org]

In Russia the North Koreans Work ‘Basically in the Situation of Slaves’ 2017-07-14 [New York Times]

Attempt to Increase Pay for Public Servants Ends in Double Salary for Siberian Deputies 2017-07-14 [Moscow Times]

Employer refuses to pay compensation despite legal ruling 2017-07-13 [IndustriALL]

Many migrant workers building Russia's World Cup sites are getting stiffed 2017-07-04 [PRI]

ITF seminar aims to boost Russian union power 2017-06-23 [ITF]

Fifa ‘has come up short’ in protecting Russia 2018 stadium workers 2017-06-14 [Guardian]

Workers exploited at Russia's 2018 World Cup venues, Human Rights Watch says 2017-06-14 [Reuters]

Workers Exploited on World Cup 2018 Stadiums. FIFA not delivering on Human Rights 2017-06-14 [HRW]

Moscow's English-Language Weekly To Cut Staff Under New Owner 2017-06-13 [RFE/Radio Liberty]

Football officials dismiss claims of workers’ rights violations in St. Petersburg 2017-06-03 [TASS]

Probe into mysterious death of two North Korean workers in Moscow 2017-06-03 [NewsWeek]

The Women of 1917 2017-05-25 [Jacobin]

Russian autoworkers seek compensation for harmful labour 2017-05-15 [IndustriALL]

Chechnya: Government persecution, torture and killing of gay men must stop 2017-04-26 [PSAC]

Passengers don't want overweight flight crew, say Aeroflot officials after lawsuits 2017-04-26 [The Guardian]

Unpaid Wages Protest. Hunger Striking Female Construction Worker Hospitalized In Siberia 2017-04-20 [RFE/RL]

Journalist Dies in Hospital After Brutal Beating 2017-04-20 [Moscow Times]

Russian Workers Are Ready to Defend Chrysotile Industry 2017-04-11 [prnewswire]

Migrant advocates are warning foreign workers in St. Petersburg to lie low 2017-04-07 [RFE/RL]

Muslim Man Falsely Accused of Russian Subway Bombing Loses His Job, Too 2017-04-06 [Moscow Times]

Ukraine’s rocket industry workers seek better fortune in Russia More: http://tass.com/science/939494 2017-04-05 [Tass]

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