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Russia Bans Key Platform for Civil Society Cooperation

This week, Russia’s prosecutor general designated as “undesirable” the EU-Russian Civil Society Forum, a prominent nongovernmental organization promoting cooperation between Russian and European civil society groups and activists.

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EU-Russia Civil Society Forum’s logo.
© EU-Russia Civil Society Forum

Under Russia’s insidiously expanding legislation on “undesirable” organizations, the authorities can ban any foreign or international group by claiming they undermine Russia’s …read more

Source:: Human Rights Watch


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