Khudoberdy Nurmatov, who writes for Russian Novaya Gazeta newspaper under the pen name Ali Feruz, right, sits as his mother Zoya Nurmatova, left, gestures in a court room in Moscow, Russia, Aug. 8, 2017. A Moscow court has stopped the deportation of the reporter to his native Uzbekistan, in a gesture to a European court's order. (AP/Pavel Golovkin)
Human Rights

Diary of Ali Feruz – Detained Journalist Facing Deportation From Russia

For people held in Russia’s immigration detention, life can quickly turn into despair.