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Putin’s foes denounce trial as political crackdown

Putin’s foes denounce trial as political crackdown Two Russian opposition activists accused of plotting violent protests went on trial on Tuesday and denounced the charges against them as part of a politically motivated crackdown on opponents of President Vladimir Putin, Reuters reports. Sergei Udaltsov and Leonid Razvozzhayev are charged with organizing violent mass disorder and face up to 10 years in prison... 
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Added February 18, 2014
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