All Posts Tagged With: "Solidarity movement"

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Remaining Russian Opposition Candidates Removed from Moscow Election

All seven candidates from the Solidarity Opposition Movement have been removed from the Moscow municipal election.

Sep 8, 2009 | Continued
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Russian Police Turn a Blind Eye to Threats Against Opposition Leader

Tambov opposition leader Valery Sytkin has been receiving frequent death threats by mail. Local police have refused to launch an investigation.

May 12, 2009 | Continued
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Russian Opposition Rally Draws Unexpected Crowds in Moscow

More than twice the number of expected participants came out to an opposition rally sponsored by the Russian Solidarity movement Saturday.

Feb 22, 2009 | Continued
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Russian Police Crack Down on Car-Lover Protests

A new import tariff on foreign cars has set off a chain of protests in Russia’s far east and across the country. translates a statement on the demonstrations by the Solidarity opposition movement.

Dec 22, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Democrats Unite in New Anti-Kremlin Movement

Garry Kasparov and other members of the Russian opposition met Friday and Saturday, finalizing a new movement which aims to peacefully dismantle what they describe as the illegitimate regime currently ruling Russia.

Dec 14, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Democratic Forces Meet in Moscow

Around 350 politicians, activists and public figures gathered in Moscow Sunday to discuss the future of liberal democracy in Russia.

Nov 25, 2008 | Continued
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Kremlin Opponents: “Hands off the Constitution”

Opponents of the Kremlin are forming a movement to protect the Russian Constitution from an amendment to extend term limits, even as the proposed changes seem set to breeze through the legislature. Translation by

Nov 13, 2008 | Continued