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Social Media Fueled Russian Protests Despite Government Attempts To Censor

Social Media Fueled Russian Protests Despite Government Attempts To Censor

5 hours ago   |   NPR

Tens of thousands took to the streets across Russia, sharing photos and videos on social media faster than they could be removed, urging others to join. (Image credit: Olga...
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Navalny Attacked by Putin Allies After Russia Protests

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

A stark shift by the government shows its uncertainty as Aleksei A. Navalny's dramatic return gives disgruntled Russians a clear leader to rally around.
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‘Absolute meddling': Kremlin condemns US embassy's support for unauthorized rallies, Foreign Ministry demands explanation

‘Absolute meddling': Kremlin condemns US embassy's support for unauthorized rallies, Foreign Ministry demands explanation

11 hours ago   |   RT

The US embassy in Moscow interfered in Russia's affairs by backing anti-government rallies, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said, asking people to imagine the “discomfort”...
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Will protests against President Putin gain momentum in Russia?

11 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Tens of thousands hold biggest protests in years to demand the release of Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny.
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Major Russian bank gets ready to launch its own cryptocurrency by spring

Major Russian bank gets ready to launch its own cryptocurrency by spring

16 hours ago   |   RT

Russia's largest lender, Sberbank, has applied to the national financial regulator to set up a blockchain platform for its own digital token called Sbercoin. The project may be...
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Protests Erupt Across Russia Demanding Release Of Alexei Navalny

17 hours ago   |   NPR

Protestors marched in cities all over Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
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BSO's new assistant conductor set to make her debut

19 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Russian-born conductor Anna Rakitina has spent much of the past decade traveling the globe for work. One month has the 31-year-old Rakitina with the Danish National Symphony...
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Halting Nord Stream 2 construction may result in legal battle, German minister warns

Halting Nord Stream 2 construction may result in legal battle, German minister warns

21 hours ago   |   RT

The decision to build the natural gas link from Russia to Europe was made long ago and ditching the project may lead to an array of legal trouble, Germany's Minister for...
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Russian police detain 3,000 people protesting Alexei Navalny's detainment

Russian police detain 3,000 people protesting Alexei Navalny's detainment

21 hours ago   |   New York Post

MOSCOW - Police detained more than 3,000 people and used force to break up rallies across Russia on Saturday as tens of thousands of protesters ignored extreme cold and police...
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Mass Rallies Sweep Russia in Protests Over Navalny's Arrest

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The protests moved across time zones and more than 3,000 people were arrested in at least 109 cities, signaling widespread fatigue with the corruption-plagued political order...
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The mother of two - who was laid off during the pandemic - went to the bank to pay some bills while her husband checked the tickets. When they returned to the car, he told her... Read more ...

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