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Russia is recruiting anti-war protesters into the military amid nationwide protests: watch group

Russia is recruiting anti-war protesters into the military amid nationwide protests: watch group

Footage and video show police cracking down on protesters in several cities, with pictures showing several demonstrators at a demonstration in central Moscow being carried away by police and authorities in St Petersburg attempting to contain a crowd chanting ‘no mobilization’ outside the Isakiivskiy Cathedral. Police arrested protesters in 38 cities across Russia on Wednesday, …

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Ukraine welcomes 'heroes' after prisoner swap;  Russian mobilization sparks anti-war protests

Ukraine welcomes ‘heroes’ after prisoner swap; Russian mobilization sparks anti-war protests

Finland says traffic arriving at Russian border increased overnight Finnish border guards said traffic on the country’s eastern border with Russia “intensified” overnight, Reuters reported, following President Vladimir Putin’s order to mobilize more troops for the war in Ukraine. “The number has clearly increased,” Matti Pitkaniitty, head of international affairs at Finland’s Border Guard, told …

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Protests in Russia: more than 1,300 people arrested during anti-war demonstrations

Security forces arrested more than 1,300 people in Russia on Wednesday during protests denouncing the mobilization, a rights group said, hours after President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia’s first military call since World War II. . The independent protest monitoring group OVD-Info said that according to information it had collected from 38 Russian cities, more than …

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