Number of inmates in Russia hits all-time low

The number of inmates is down by half in the 21st century, says the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia. As of 2017, the population of penal settlements and pretrial detention facilities stands at around 630 thousand people (out of roughly 146 million Russian citizens). The biggest numbers, in excess of 1 million people, were reported [...]

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