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Police in the Swiss city of Bern detained Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina, Lyusya Shtein, and Taso Pletner while attempting to spray anti-war graffiti on a curb. The group's producer Alexander Cheparukhin informed Mediazona.
According to a transcript published on the Kremlin's website, Russian President Vladimir Putin supports an initiative to create adaptation centers for migrants put forward by Igor Barinov, head of the Federal Agency for Nationalities (FADN).
Liberal Russian politician Leonid Gozman has been arrested in Moscow for a Facebook post he made in 2020, according to OVD-Info. Gozman is facing charges of equating the USSR’s actions with those of Nazi Germany.
Rafael Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has announced that a delegation from the organization will visit the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant later this week.
The big question is not so much who killed Dugina, but what actions will her death justify?
A Soviet dissident who paid the price once and once again, looks back at the last 31 years.
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