Ramazan Alpaut is a correspondent for RFE/RL's Tatar-Bashkir Service.
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June 20, 2018
A Common Language: Russia's 'Ethnic' Republics See Language Bill As Existential Threat
A bill snaking its way through the Duma on the teaching of native languages has representatives of Russia's so-called ethnic republics up in arms, arguing that Moscow's intention is to "make everyone Russian."