All Posts Tagged With: "The Guardian Newspaper"

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Russian Parliament Rams Through Tough Protest Bill

The Russian parliament has passed tough new legislation against protesters despite attempts to filibuster the process; presents an infographic explaining the voting process.

Jun 6, 2012 | Continued
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WikiLeaks – On Russia, In Summary

As scathing US diplomatic cables continue to pour out of WikiLeaks, provides a run-down of some of the numerous allegations against the Russian government that have surfaced so far.

Dec 2, 2010 | Continued
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Chechnya Still Lacks Political Closure -Rights Group

February 23rd marked World Chechnya Day, which solemnly commemorates Joseph Stalin’s mass deportation of Chechens to Siberia in 1944. In an open letter, the Chechnya Peace Forum joined with public figures to call for free and fair elections as a way to bring closure to the troubled republic.

Feb 24, 2009 | Continued
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Russia and Europe To Clash Over Arctic Resources –EU Report

A new report from the European Union’s top policy officials signals a potential collision course between the EU and Russia over energy resources, as global warming releases currently inaccessible Arctic mineral riches.

Mar 11, 2008 | Continued