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The Jewish Press
‘Alarmed’ Russian FM Urging Direct Israel-PA Talks | 4 Tishri 5778 – September 23, 2017nation suffering in the oldest conflict to date.” It’s a touching concern for
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 hours ago
nation suffering in the oldest conflict to date.” It’s a touching concern for justice on the part of Russia, which should probably be shared with, say, the Ukraine, Chechnya, the country of Georgia, the Syrian rebel armies – the list goes on and... Read more
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New Kerala
Kate Winslet to play renowned WWII correspondent Lee Miller - newkerala news #273886Pike signed up to star in 'A Private War' as renowned U.S. correspondent Marie
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Pike signed up to star in 'A Private War' as renowned U.S. correspondent Marie Colvin, who reported from conflicts in Chechnya, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka and died in 2012 while covering the civil war in Syria. In June,... Read more
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DW
Russian pastor flees religious persecution to seek asylum in Germany |been furnished to temporarily accommodate refugees, the Kolyasnikovs share what
DW / Posted 2 days ago
been furnished to temporarily accommodate refugees, the Kolyasnikovs share what little space they have with refugees from Chechnya. Alexey Kolyasnikov with wife in Leverkusen "Unauthorized gathering" in a café Kolyasnikov is convinced that he... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Couple have championed the rights of Reading's LGBT communitylegacy alive.” This year, Mr Wake organised a vigil to support those currently
Reading Evening Post / Posted 2 days ago
legacy alive.” This year, Mr Wake organised a vigil to support those currently being jailed, tortured and murdered in Chechnya, for being LGBT. And he won the Mr Leather UK competition, using his title to continue to fight for equality and to... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kate Winslet to Play Famed WWII Correspondent Lee MillerRosamund Pike signed up to star in A Private War as famed U.S. correspondent Ma
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Rosamund Pike signed up to star in A Private War as famed U.S. correspondent Marie Colvin, who reported from conflicts in Chechnya, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka and died in 2012 while covering the civil war in Syria. In June, Carey... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia to pay damages for Beslan school siege after European court ruling, Ifax reports1,000 people hostages on the first day of the school year and called for indepe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
1,000 people hostages on the first day of the school year and called for independence for the majority-Muslim region of Chechnya. More than 330 hostages lost their lives, including at least 180 children, when the siege ended in a gun battle. It... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Matilda’ movie in Russia brings religious extremist violencewas weeping, acknowledges, however, that she has not seen the movie. Ramzan Ka
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
was weeping, acknowledges, however, that she has not seen the movie. Ramzan Kadyrov, the Kremlin-backed strongman lin Chechnya, a mainly Muslim republic in Russia’s south, also has called for the movie to be pulled. Dozens of cinemas across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rising Death Toll, Displacement and Protests. What Lies Beneath?and largest national state with an aspiration to be a mainstream political forc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and largest national state with an aspiration to be a mainstream political force with Ethiopian Somali state, Ethiopia's Chechnya." He said he believed the federal government was "behind the escalation and the calculated neglect of the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
A conversation with Chris Hadfieldit last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
it last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been quietly getting homosexual citizens out of Chechnya and bring them into Canada ... CH: Oh, I didn't read that article... GL: ... as a means to protect them. It's in... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
A conversation with Chris Hadfieldit last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
it last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been quietly getting homosexual citizens out of Chechnya and bring them into Canada ... CH: Oh, I didn't read that article... GL: ... as a means to protect them. It's in... Read more
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Welland Tribune
A conversation with Chris Hadfieldit last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
it last week and then it also ran in the New York Times, where Canada has been quietly getting homosexual citizens out of Chechnya and bring them into Canada ... CH: Oh, I didn't read that article... GL: ... as a means to protect them. It's in... Read more
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iafrica.com
Club official quits after anti-Muslim remarkhad been Beitar's manager three times in the past, including in 2013 when the c
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
had been Beitar's manager three times in the past, including in 2013 when the club signed two Muslim players from Chechnya, angering some fans and forcing the team to hire bodyguards to protect them. Stressing he had coached "many Arab... Read more
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The Washington Times
ISIS affiliate Maute a tough foe for Philippines, U.S. in Marawibolstered by an influx of advanced weaponry and combat-hardened Islamic State a
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
bolstered by an influx of advanced weaponry and combat-hardened Islamic State advisers — mostly from the Middle East and Chechnya — directed into the country by the group’s operational leadership in Syria. “Through Hapilon, ISIS has provided an... Read more
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The Hindu
Russia seeks to rebuild Aleppowanted the celebrated landmark to be restored by fellow Syrians. But when Ramz
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
wanted the celebrated landmark to be restored by fellow Syrians. But when Ramzan Kadyrov, the strongman chief of Russia’s Chechnya region, offered to repair the damage that the ancient mosque sustained in ferocious clashes four years ago, Mr.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
LGBTQ groups criticize Stanford study that 'predicts' sexual orientation based on facial featuresmistreatment for LGBTQ groups who already feel threatened. "In an era where se
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
mistreatment for LGBTQ groups who already feel threatened. "In an era where sexual minorities are being rounded up in Chechnya, or subjected to brutal mistreatment in many parts of the world, or even treated unequally before our current... Read more
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EuroNews
Fire and fury over film about Russian tsar's romanceto ban the film and all protests against it should be within the law. Three Mu
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
to ban the film and all protests against it should be within the law. Three Muslim-dominated regions of southern Russia – Chechnya, Dagestan and Ingushetia – have said they will not allow cinemas to show “Matilda”. The tsar and his family were... Read more
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Reuters
Prominent Russian journalist leaves country after threatswho works as a columnist at the Novaya Gazeta newspaper, has been critical of t
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
who works as a columnist at the Novaya Gazeta newspaper, has been critical of the Kremlin’s policy in the Chechnya republic in the Caucasus, as well as the local authorities. Last year, Latynina was attacked in the center of... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Sept. 9, the 252nd day of 2017people died in the bombing of a Moscow apartment building. The blast was blamed
Reality TV World / Posted 14 days ago
people died in the bombing of a Moscow apartment building. The blast was blamed on militants from the breakaway republic of Chechnya. In 2003, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston agreed to pay $85 million in lawsuits by more than 500 people... Read more
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Daily Star
Horrifying moment car EXPLODES with child inside due to suspected bombwoman was called Natalia and had previosuly modelled for Dior. Makhauri was re
Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
woman was called Natalia and had previosuly modelled for Dior. Makhauri was reportedly a Georgian citizen who was born in Chechnya who fought against Vladimir Putin’s regime in the disputed territory. UNIANWRECKAGE: A woman and child were also in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California resolution shelved after Chinese oppositionto unrelated symbolic measures offered by Democrats, including one to show soli
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
to unrelated symbolic measures offered by Democrats, including one to show solidarity with the persecuted LGBT community in Chechnya. Anderson was a featured speaker at a protest Friday at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco. "I don't care if... Read more
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HITC Sport
7 Footballers Hated By Their Own Fansfor Beitar, hundreds of fans vacated the ground in protest. Both players left a
HITC Sport / Posted 15 days ago
for Beitar, hundreds of fans vacated the ground in protest. Both players left after a single season and are back playing in Chechnya. Show Comments More Videos Register for MANCHESTER UNITED team updates Register for LIVERPOOL team... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Haweater feels wrath of Hurricane Harveycommunity of Cypress.” “My subdivision was totally flooded,” Greg told the Rec
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
community of Cypress.” “My subdivision was totally flooded,” Greg told the Recorder. “It looks like a war zone here, like Chechnya, there was about 10 inches of water throughout my home,” he told the Recorder. He explained, “On August 25, when I... Read more
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EuroNews
'The Artist' director on new Godard-inspired comedyit’s a lot of fun to watch.” The film marks the director’s return to comedy af
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
it’s a lot of fun to watch.” The film marks the director’s return to comedy after his drama ‘The Search’, about the war in Chechnya, which failed to seduce critics and the public alike. Michel Hazanavicius: “When you make a film you do the best... Read more
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Raw Story
Canada takes in LGBT Russians fleeing ‘gay purge’ in Chechnya Chechnya’s authoritarian leader, Ramzan Kadyrov (Voice of America) Don't mis
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
Chechnya’s authoritarian leader, Ramzan Kadyrov (Voice of America) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Dozens of gay and bisexual men have received help from the Canadian government... Read more
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BBC News
Canada has quietly granted asylum to LGBT ChechensApril, reports of abductions, detentions, disappearances, torture and deaths ta
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
April, reports of abductions, detentions, disappearances, torture and deaths targeting gay and bisexual men in Chechnya began making international headlines. The Chechen government denied that security officials had launched an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Myanmar's Rohingya crisis went from bad to worsewith Myanmar. There have also been major protests in a number of places, includ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
with Myanmar. There have also been major protests in a number of places, including Indonesia and the Russian Republic of Chechnya. At a supranational level, U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres has also responded, warning that the violence... Read more
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DW
Ramzan Kadyrov wants to be global Muslim number one |Chechnya is one of more than eighty constituent regions of the Russian Federati
DW / Posted 17 days ago
Chechnya is one of more than eighty constituent regions of the Russian Federation. Since 2004 however, Ramzan Kadyrov has ruled the autonomous republic as a personal fiefdom subject to Russian law in all but name. Elements of Sharia law are part and... Read more
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DW
Chechnya protests for Rohingya Muslims as Ramzan Kadryov squares up to Kremlin |How many people took to the streets in Chechnya's capital Grozny to protest aga
DW / Posted 17 days ago
How many people took to the streets in Chechnya's capital Grozny to protest against the persecution of the Rohingya people in Myanmar is unknown. But according to DW research, it must have been significantly fewer than the official figure of 1.1... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'I Just Knew To Run To Save My Life': Nearly 125,000 Rohingya Flee Myanmarwhich have been watching the situation with particular interest. CNN reports th
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
which have been watching the situation with particular interest. CNN reports that in Indonesia and Malaysia, Pakistan and Chechnya, demonstrators have taken to the streets in recent days to protest the Rohingya's treatment. Chechen leader Ramzan... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'I Just Knew To Run To Save My Life': Nearly 125,000 Rohingya Flee Myanmarwhich have been watching the situation with particular interest. CNN reports th
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 days ago
which have been watching the situation with particular interest. CNN reports that in Indonesia and Malaysia, Pakistan and Chechnya, demonstrators have taken to the streets in recent days to protest the Rohingya's treatment. Chechen leader Ramzan... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Who are the Rohingya and why are they fleeing?of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Che
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Chechen Republic. Like Indonesia, Chechnya is predominantly Muslim. Protests in Chechnya are heavily regulated and typically orchestrated by... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Who are the Rohingya and why are they fleeing?of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Che
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Chechen Republic. Like Indonesia, Chechnya is predominantly Muslim. Protests in Chechnya are heavily regulated and typically orchestrated by... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Who are the Rohingya and why are they fleeing?of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Che
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Chechen Republic. Like Indonesia, Chechnya is predominantly Muslim. Protests in Chechnya are heavily regulated and typically orchestrated by... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Who are the Rohingya and why are they fleeing?of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Che
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
of thousands of people have marched through Grozny, the capital of Russia's Chechen Republic. Like Indonesia, Chechnya is predominantly Muslim. Protests in Chechnya are heavily regulated and typically orchestrated by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Religious hardliners try to stop movie about Russian tsar's romanceProsecutor-General's office asking it to protect them from the movie. Three Mu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
Prosecutor-General's office asking it to protect them from the movie. Three Muslim-dominated regions of southern Russia - Chechnya, Dagestan and Ingushetia - have said they will not allow cinemas to show "Matilda". Jambulat Umarov, a minister in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
German schoolgirl who left home to fight for ISIS 'faces trial in Iraq'for the Islamic State police force in the city. Among those detained were also
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
for the Islamic State police force in the city. Among those detained were also women from Russia, Turkey, Canada and Chechnya. All were seized during military mopping-up operations. Linda's mother, Catherine, said at the time she vanished:... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentpeople marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. Accordin
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
people marched through the Chechen Republic's capital city of Grozny. According to a government statement, the protest in Chechnya, which is part of the Russian Federation, was attended by more than a million people. Protests in Chechnya are... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Rohingya Crisis: Protests from Chechnya to Jakarta call for end to persecutioncountry’s restive Rakhine State. More than one million people attended a rally
Asian Correspondent / Posted 18 days ago
country’s restive Rakhine State. More than one million people attended a rally in Grozny, the capital of Muslim-majority Chechnya in Russia on Monday holding signs that read “Stop Genocide in Myanmar” and “Stop Killing Myanmar... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Driver crashes into crowd at block party, injuring 8believes North Korea is readying the launch of a ballistic missile, possibly an
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 days ago
believes North Korea is readying the launch of a ballistic missile, possibly an ICBM. Tens of thousands in Russia's Chechnya rally for RohingyaTens of thousands in Russia's Chechnya rally for Rohingya Tens of thousands of people have taken... Read more
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EuroNews
Rohingya plight sparks international protestssaid one man. The violence has triggered international anger and protests in s
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
said one man. The violence has triggered international anger and protests in several Muslim countries, including one in Chechnya. Posters in English read “stop the violence” and “world wake up” as more than 10,000 people attended a rally in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anger spreads across Asia over Myanmar's violence against Rohingya Muslimsattention from embezzlement allegations. But Malaysia has refrained from criti
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
attention from embezzlement allegations. But Malaysia has refrained from criticising Myanmar over the current crackdown. Chechnya: Outside Asia, in the Russian republic of Chechnya, large crowds of Muslims gathered in the capital Grozny in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Myanmar faces international condemnation over Rohingyaattacks against Myanmar while the Afghan Taliban urged Muslims to "use their ab
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
attacks against Myanmar while the Afghan Taliban urged Muslims to "use their abilities to help Myanmar's oppressed Muslims". Thousands also gathered in Russia's Chechnya region on Monday for an officially staged rally over the plight of the Rohing... Read more
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