Tens of thousands join anti-Putin demonstration

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Series Details 15.9.12
Publication Date 15/09/2012
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Tens of thousands of Muscovites took to the streets on the 15 September 2012 for the first mass protest rally against Vladimir Putin’s regime since June 2012, as the opposition knuckled down to prove its staying power in defiance of a crackdown on dissent.

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ESO: Background information: Country begins to tire of Putin’s reign http://www.europeansources.info/record/country-begins-to-tire-of-putins-reign/
Deutsche Welle, 15.9.12: Protest against Putin's 'grip on power' http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,16243588,00.html
BBC News, 15.9.12: Thousands join anti-Putin march in Moscow http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19610805

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