Hundreds Arrested for Dissent in Russia as Putin’s Dictatorship Attempts Damage Control
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News about the struggle for democracy in Russia. Russia is not a functioning democracy. According to Freedom House, "limited political competition, assassination, and repression are used by dictator Vladimir Putin to maintain control". Also see our articles on Putin or on two of his public opponents Alexei Navalny and the punk band Pussy Riot.
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Russian Democracy Protest Activists Continue to Harass Dictatorship With Wit and Humor
EU Imposes More Sanctions as World Splits Along Democratic Lines With Support to Syria Tyrant
Opposition Newspapers Hacked by Enhanced Russian Repression Tactics as Protest Movement Continues
Murder of Lawyer Leads to Action as Russian Officials Blacklisted
Continuing Bloodshed Forcing Increased Diplomatic Effort as Arabs Condemn Russia
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Two Biggest Dictatorships Support Assad and Move to Block World Action on Attacks on Protesters