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Office of rights group in Russia’s North Caucasus torched

MOSCOW/January 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Masked attackers on Wednesday torched the office of the prominent Russian rights group Memorial in the region of Ingushetia, the latest escalation of tensions between the activists and officials in the North Caucasus. The arson attack that Memorial said happened in the early hours came a week after the chief of the … Continue reading Office of rights group in Russia’s North Caucasus torched