Kester Kenn Klomegah

Kester Kenn Klomegah is the IPS Moscow correspondent. He covers politics, human rights issues, foreign policy and ethnic minority problems. His research interests include Russian area studies and Russian culture. Kester has worked for several years with the Moscow Times. He has studied social philosophy and religion and spent a year at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations. He is co-author of ‘AIDS/HIV and Men: Taking Risk or Taking Responsibility’ published by the London-based Panos Institute. In 2004, he was awarded the Golden Word Prize for excellence in journalism by the Russian Media Union, a non-governmental media organisation in Moscow.

Sombra soviética pende sobre Rusia

Defensores de derechos humanos y dirigentes de oposición se han tornado blanco de intimidación política y hostigamiento de las fuerzas de seguridad en Rusia a menos de un año de las elecciones parlamentarias y presidenciales.