New Videos Reveal More Evidence of Torture at Russian Prison

(From RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty)

Videos published online by the Novaya Gazeta newspaper on August 23 reveal fresh evidence of inmates being tortured and abused by guards at a notorious Russian penal colony, Corrective Colony No. 1, to the northeast of Moscow.

The release follows the publication by the newspaper in July of a video showing an inmate being beaten by at least 17 guards at the penal colony in the city of Yaroslavl — a video that caused a public outcry across the country and led to the arrest of 12 guards.

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