Russian Protests

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Is It Pride Or Prejudice Behind USAID Eviction?

Is It Pride Or Prejudice Behind USAID Eviction?

USAID is to cease its activities in Russia, the Russian government has decreed.Amiel Ungar, 21/09/2012 04:10
A Trial More Czarist Than Stalinist Ends

A Trial More Czarist Than Stalinist Ends

The sensational Russian trial of the punk group Pussy Riot has ended, with the verdict to be delivered on August 17.Amiel Ungar, 09/08/2012 04:33
Rock And Punk Group Learn Not To Cross The Kremlin

Rock And Punk Group Learn Not To Cross The Kremlin

By charging a rock group with hooliganism and opposition blogger with corruption, the Kremlin is sending a clear signal to the opposition.Amiel Ungar, 02/08/2012 13:27
Putin Dismisses the Protesters as Rudderless

Putin Dismisses the Protesters as Rudderless

Vladimir Putin effectively ruled out the chance of further talks with demonstrators and belittled them as leaderless and clueless.Aryeh ben Hayim, 27/12/2011 19:47
President Dimitry Medvedev Fails to Convince

President Dimitry Medvedev Fails to Convince

If outgoing Russian President Dimitry Medvedev hoped to sway the protesters by offering reforms he did not succeed.Amiel Ungar, 25/12/2011 04:01
Prokhorov Gives Russian Opposition a New Face

Prokhorov Gives Russian Opposition a New Face

If New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov is really an independent leader he can influence Russian politics.Amiel Ungar, 15/12/2011 12:07
The Lack of a United Opposition Helps Putin

The Lack of a United Opposition Helps Putin

One demonstration does not make a spring. The opposition must demonstrate cohesiveness or succumb to divide and rule.Amiel Ungar, 12/12/2011 05:43
50,000 Protest Putin's Rule in Moscow

50,000 Protest Putin's Rule in Moscow

In the biggest protests since the fall of the Soviet Union, some 50,000 people approached the Kremlin to protest the rule of Vladimir Putin.Chana Ya'ar, 10/12/2011 20:20