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Federal Security Service (FSB) officials in Bashkortostan in 2013 uncovered a fund-raising channel that was raising finances for IS militants in Syria.

Man Jailed In Bashkortostan For Fund-Raising For IS In Syria

A court in Russia's Bashkortostan region has sentenced a resident of the republic to four years and five months in a penal colony for fund-raising for the Islamic State (IS) group. More

Crimean Tatar Leader Urges Savchenko To Stop Hunger Strike

Veteran Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev has called on Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko to end her hunger strike in a Russian jail. More

Crimea's Former Deputy Prime Minister Suspected of Theft

A former deputy prime minister of Crimea's Russia-backed government is suspected of theft. More

Crimean Tatar Leader's Detention Extended

A court in Crimea’s capital, Simferopol, has prolonged the pretrial detention for a deputy chairman of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis. More

Russian Supreme Court Upholds Head-Scarf Ban In Mordovia's Schools

The Russian Supreme Court is due on February 11 to hear an appeal against a regional government ruling that bans head scarves for schoolgirls. More

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Crimean Tatar Leader Urges Savchenko To Stop Hunger Strike

Veteran Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev has called on Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko to end her hunger strike in a Russian jail.
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Crimea's Former Deputy Prime Minister Suspected of Theft

A former deputy prime minister of Crimea's Russia-backed government is suspected of theft.
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Crimean Tatar Leader's Detention Extended

A court in Crimea’s capital, Simferopol, has prolonged the pretrial detention for a deputy chairman of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis.
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Russian Supreme Court Upholds Head-Scarf Ban In Mordovia's Schools

The Russian Supreme Court is due on February 11 to hear an appeal against a regional government ruling that bans head scarves for schoolgirls.
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Crimean Authorities Place More Activists In Pretrial Detention

A court in Crimea has jailed a local resident, Oleksandr Kostenko, on charges of attacking a Ukrainian security officer in Kyiv during the February 2014 protests in Kyiv against pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych.
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