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More than 100,000 people died with or from Covid-19

BERLIN (dpa-AFX) – According to official census, more than 100,000 people died with or from Covid-19 in Germany. The Robert Koch Institute gave the number on Thursday morning as 100 119. This reflects the status of the RKI dashboard at 3:47 a.m. The number of new corona infections transmitted within one day exceeded the threshold […]

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Process start in Moscow: Memorial is threatened with extinction

Status: 11/25/2021 5:07 am The Russian General Prosecutor’s Office calls for the dissolution of Memorial, the human rights organization that advocates coming to terms with the politically persecuted and the Stalin terror. Memorial sees this as a clear political decision by the Kremlin. The Supreme Court hearing begins today. By Andrea Beer, ARD Studio Moscow […]

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Memorial activist Zhemkova: The urge for education

Status: 11/25/2021 5:07 am The Russian human rights organization Memorial has to officially designate itself as a foreign agent – a stigma for its employees too. What is it that drives you? By Natalie Sablowski for tagesschau.de Jelena Zhemkova is actually a mathematician. Despite a successful career in science, the then 26-year-old decided in 1987 […]

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