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Yuri Dmitriev



  • Yuri Dmitriev: Historian of Stalin’s Gulag, Victim of Putin’s Repression

    Amid condemnation of the poisoning of Alexei Navalny, much less attention is being paid to the case of Yuri Dmitriev, a tenacious researcher and activist who campaigned to create a memorial to the victims of Stalinist terror in Karelia, a province in Russia’s far northwest, bordering Finland.



  • Russia arrests second historian of Stalin’s Terror

    A second Karelian historian, Sergei Koltyrin has been arrested and is facing charges almost identical to those now brought against political prisoner, Yuri Dmitriev.