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Exposing the Horror of Russia’s Crackdown on the Blogosphere

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Blogger Dmitri Minaev has horrifying details on the arrest of Oborona activist and blogger Dmitri Solovyov for publishing critical posts about the Kremlin.  He points out that back in July Solovyov published a post predicting that Russia would attack Georgia in late August based on a report on Kavkaz Centre.  Among other things, KC predicted that Russia would rig a “terrorist event” in Sochi to prestage the attack, and would gradually ratchet up Ossetian military action until Georgia was forced to respond.  Minaev notes that in fact there was a bomb explosion in Sochi just before the attack.

Exposing the Horror of Russia’s Crackdown on the Blogosphere « La Russophobe.

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Written by Claudia

September 22, 2008 at 5:05 pm

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