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Unity Weekend in Moscow a Busy One for Police

It has been a busy Unity Day weekend for police in Moscow, the public holiday that has superceded the original Soviet Union’s October 1917 celebrations marking the triumph of the Communist revolution. With the...

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Russian Far-Right “Unity Day” March Called Off

The Russian authorities stopped far-right and ultra-nationalist marchers carrying some of their banners on Saturday, deemed “too offensive”, so the groups involved cancelled their planned march in Moscow, and a number were arrested.

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