Activists in Russia say military conscription is a weapon for silencing dissent

Activists in Russia say military conscription is a weapon for silencing dissent

In December 2019, police officers came to Ruslan Shaveddinov’s Moscow apartment, sawed through the door and placed him in handcuffs before whisking him away for forced military service in the Arctic.

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