Posts tagged ‘Moscow’

December 18, 2011

The Tide is Turning:Thousands Rally in Russia Over Fraud-tainted Vote

Thousands took to the streets of Moscow and St. Petersburg on Sunday, braving strong winds and torrential rains for a second week of protests over Russia‘s fraud-tainted parliamentary vote.

December 8, 2011

Putin: ‘People have a right to protest, Clinton should look at OccupyUS’

Vladimir Putin has called for the opposition to open dialogue saying they have every right to hold rallies – if they are held within the law. But the Prime Minister also pointed to signs of foreign influence in Russia’s political life – calling that unacceptable.