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  2. Anti-Kremlin protest in Russia's far east attracts thousands for a fourth weekend  Reuters
  3. Putin Challenged by Rising in the East That He Won’t Crush  Bloomberg
  4. Belarus election campaign has unexpected sideshow: Spat with Russia over alleged interference  The Washington Post
  5. Thousands protest against Kremlin in Russian far east for fourth weekend  Reuters
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Young Russians are partying again, seeking a return to normal life and willing to risk a coronavirus surge. “We are people, not robots, and want to have a life,” said a bar patron (and doctor).Young Russians are partying again, seeking a return to normal life and willing to risk a coronavirus surge. “We are people, not robots, and want to have a life,” said a bar patron (and doctor).

Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.

Anti-Kremlin protest in Russia's far east attracts thousands for a fourth weekend - Reuters

Minsk hotel staff grew suspicious when the men did not behave like ordinary Russian tourists. It turns out they’re mercenaries. But on what mission?Minsk hotel staff grew suspicious when the men did not behave like ordinary Russian tourists. It turns out they’re mercenaries. But on what mission?

Inside the Top-Level Political Games That Prompted Belarus to Arrest Russian Wagner Mercenaries

Nina Andreyeva, an iconic figure from the late Soviet era, is dead at 81. Does Putin fear reform as much as she did?Nina Andreyeva, an iconic figure from the late Soviet era, is dead at 81. Does Putin fear reform as much as she did?

The Week In Russia: The Death Of An Anti-Perestroika Icon And A Wagnerian Riddle In Belarus

Demonstrations in Khabarovsk are part of a three-week wave of opposition challenging the Kremlin.Demonstrations in Khabarovsk are part of a three-week wave of opposition challenging the Kremlin.

Protests in Russia's Far East over governor's arrest

Locals say a struggle for democratic freedoms is unfolding in the far eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk, where the arrest of a popular governor has unleashed massive protests. "Sometimes I feel like crying with joy when I see everyone so united," 21-year-old student Yekaterina Ishchenko toldLocals say a struggle for democratic freedoms is unfolding in the far eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk, where the arrest of a popular governor has unleashed massive protests. "Sometimes I feel like crying with joy when I see everyone so united," 21-year-old student Yekaterina Ishchenko told

Massive protests in Russia's far east rattle Kremlin

KHABAROVSK (AFP) - Thousands of people braved the rain in the far-eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday (Aug 1) to attend another huge protest march against the arrest of the region's popular governor.. Read more at straitstimes.com.Europe News -KHABAROVSK (AFP) - Thousands of people braved the rain in the far-eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday (Aug 1) to attend another huge protest march against the arrest of the region's

Massive rally held in far-eastern Russian city, Europe News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

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Thousands in Russian Far East protest area governor's arrestThousands in Russian Far East protest area governor's arrest

Thousands in Russian Far East protest area governor's arrest | Taiwan News

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Chief Sergey Naryshkin said on Saturday he hoped the incident of Minsk’s detention of 33 Russian nationals will be...MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Chief Sergey Naryshkin said on Saturday he hoped the incident of Minsk’s detention of 33 Russian nationals will be...

Russian Foreign Intelligence Chief Hopes Incident in Belarus Resolved for Friendly Ties - Sputnik International

Despite multiple arrests of protesters this week, Khabarovsk saw a fourth consecutive massive rally Saturday.Despite multiple arrests of protesters this week, Khabarovsk saw a fourth consecutive massive rally Saturday.

Russian Far East Protesters Turn Out by the Thousands as Crackdown Intensifies - The Moscow Times

Thousands protest against Kremlin in Russian far east city of KhabarovskThousands protest against Kremlin in Russian far east city of Khabarovsk

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Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for the fourth weekend in a row, protesting at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for the fourth weekend in a row, protesting at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.

Thousands in Russia's Far East protest against Putin for fourth weekend in a row

Thousands of people have marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at Vladimir Putin’s handling of a local political crisis. Residents of Khabarovsk, around 3,800 miles (6,110km) and seven time zones east of Moscow, are unhappy about the 9 July detention of Sergei Furgal, the wider region’s popular governor, who wasThousands of people have marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at Vladimir Putin’s handling of a local political crisis. Residents of

Anti-Putin protest in Russia’s far east attracts thousands for a fourth weekend | The Independent

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A Belarusian law enforcement official has rejected Moscow's explanation after 33 people were arrestedA Belarusian law enforcement official has rejected Moscow's explanation after 33 people were arrested

Russia denies men arrested in Belarus were plotting riots during election campaign - The National

Another massive rally has been held over the arrest of Sergei Furgal, ex-governor of the far-east Khabarovsk region. The Kremlin detained the popular politician last month, accusing him of masterminding several murders.Another massive rally has been held over the arrest of Sergei Furgal, ex-governor of the far-east Khabarovsk region. The Kremlin detained the popular politician last month, accusing him of masterminding several murders.

Anti-Moscow protests in eastern Russia erupt for fourth weekend | News | DW | 01.08.2020

Ongoing protests in the far-flung city of Khabarovsk reveal the limits of Moscow's hold over the regions.  Ongoing protests in the far-flung city of Khabarovsk reveal the limits of Moscow's hold over the regions.  

Why the anti-Putin protests in Russia’s eastern city are something new

Putin Challenged by Rising in the East That He Won’t CrushJust a month after sealing a referendum victory that allows him to remain as Russia's president until 2036, Vladimir Putin is confronting the biggest protests against the government in years. So far, the Kremlin's allowing them to happen.Residents of the Far East city of...

Putin Challenged by Rising in the East That He Won't Crush | Newsmax.com

KHABAROVSK/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.KHABAROVSK/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.

Anti-Kremlin protest in Russia’s far east attracts thousands for a fourth weekend | The Star

KHABAROVSK (RUSSIA) - Locals say a struggle for democratic freedoms is unfolding in the far eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk, where the arrest of a popular governor has unleashed massive protests.KHABAROVSK (RUSSIA) - Locals say a struggle for democratic freedoms is unfolding in the far eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk, where the arrest of a popular governor has unleashed massive protests.

Massive protests in Russia's far east rattle Kremlin