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1. The Transfer of Regions

In the coming months, the State Duma will likely consider full annexation of occupied territories of Ukraine.

Tags: government, law, state duma, war in ukraine
2. Prone to Resist

Prone to betrayal, lies and deceit. He refused to participate in a special military operation on the territory of the LPR, DPR and Ukraine.

– A stamp on a Russian soldier's military ID after he refused to fight in Ukraine
Tags: soldiers, government, law, military, war in ukraine
3. A Patriotic Statement Piece

Russian schools have been given a billion rubles to purchase state symbols to decorate their walls.

Tags: children, symbolism, government, education
4. A Loss for Justice

"The Committee against Torture has been protecting the rights of citizens who have suffered from torture and inhuman treatment by government officials all their lives. Despite the obvious benefits of this mission, the authorities have been trying for many years to give it an alien and harmful outline... Apparently, the authorities are giving a signal that torture is becoming (or has already become) part of state policy and is not a problem. Here I would like to remind you about the Constitution, where torture is prohibited (for the time being)."

– Sergey Babinets, chairman of the Committee against Torture
Tags: human rights, Committee against Torture, law, government, social issues
5. Hungary on Alert

Hungary has moved into a state of emergency, due to the conflict in Ukraine. 

Tags: hungary, economy, government, vladimir putin, war in ukraine, Ukraine
6. An Anthem of Dissent

A Russian man in Tyumen was arrested for playing the Ukrainian national anthem in public.

Tags: war in ukraine, music, government, dissent, Ukraine, Siberia
7. Alphabet Bans

The Ukrainian government is banning two Latin letters used by Russian invasion forces.

Tags: government, law, war in ukraine, Ukraine
8. Ignorance is Not Strength

Belarus moves to ban George Orwell's dystopian classic 1984.

Tags: government, dissent, literature, Belarus
9. Zelensky Returns

After six weeks away, Ukrainian president Vladimir Zelensky made an appearance at Kiev's parliament.

Tags: government, Zelensky, war in ukraine, Ukraine
10. Subversion Subverted

Putin's attempt to undermine Ukraine backfired ... due to corruption.

Tags: war in ukraine, government, corruption, putin

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