Exiled Yuri Orlov

December 1984
Newsweek;12/10/1984, Vol. 104 Issue 23, p57
Exiled Yuri Orlov. Exiled 10 months ago to Kobya, a Siberian town, Orlov recently revealed his living conditions and needs. The dissident served 7 years for his human-rights activities as founder of the Moscow-Helsinki Watch Group. Before his arrest, Orlov was one of the country's leading specialists in the acceleration of subatomic particles.


Related Articles

  • [Founder of the Soviet human-rights movement.  // U.S. News & World Report;10/20/86, Vol. 101 Issue 16, p23 

    He served nearly 10 years imprisonment for his activities as a founder of the Soviet human-rights movement. He was freed from exile in connection with a deal to release US News & World Report correspondent Nicholas Daniloff.

  • Profile of Yuri Orlov.  // U.S. News & World Report;10/13/86, Vol. 101 Issue 15, p20 

    The Kremlin agreed to free and expel to the West distinguished dissident Yuri Orlov. Profile of the man who challenged the Soviet system for nearly half of his 62 years. Background.

  • Orlov in exile. Turchin, Valentin F. // Physics Today;Jul85, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p9 

    Presents a letter to the editor about Yuri Orlov and his life in exile.

  • Orlov provides perspectives on Gorbachev's reforms. Sweet, William // Physics Today;May87, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p79 

    Profiles Yuri Orlov, an accelerator theorist in Soviet Union. Education attainment from Moscow University; View on the origins of political dissidence in the Soviet Union; Explanation for the suppression of science in the Soviet Union.

  • Editorial Opinion & Comment.  // American Bar Association Journal;Jun78, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p798 

    Presents comments made by readers of the periodical 'American Bar Association Journal,' on issues pertaining to law. Disturbing aspects of United States President Jimmy Carter's speech; Essence of attorneyship; Human rights provisions of the 1975 Helsinki agreements; Trial of nuclear physicists...

  • Prisoners of conscience. Halperin, Israel // Physics Today;Dec84, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p94 

    Presents a letter to the editor about the release of physicist Yuri Orlov and mathematician Anatoly Shcharansky who are prisoners of conscience in the USSR.

  • Scientists protest trials in USSR.  // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1978, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p52 

    The article offers news briefs regarding the trial of Yuri Orlov in the Soviet Union. The American scientific community has signed a declaration that would withdraw all personal cooperation with the Soviet Union until the release of Yuri Orlov and Anatoly Scharansky. The United States scientific...

  • The Power and the Glory.  // National Review;8/4/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 31, p935 

    The article presents a chronological account of how dissidents in the Soviet Union are being persecuted politically. It tells of a protest against the conviction and sentencing of Yuri Orlov, a trial of Aleksandr Ginzburg on charges of anti-Soviet agitation and propaganda after 16 months of...

  • Dangerous Thoughts: Memoirs Of A Russian Life Otten, Robert M. // Magill Book Reviews; 

    A leading Soviet dissident recounts his odyssey through seven turbulent decades of Communist rule in Russia. Born in a peasant family, Orlov became a noted physicist and indomitable human rights activist.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics