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August 1, 2012
The New York Times

Foreign artists like Sting, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Franz Ferdinand and others have been using their concerts in Russia to rally for Pussy Riot's release.

Press Release
July 25, 2012

The world-renowned performing artist calls the continued custody of 3 members of the punk rock group "appalling."

Press Release
July 20, 2012

Members of the Russian punk band 'Pussy Riot' have been jailed for six more months after performing an anti-Putin protest song in a church.

Press Release
July 13, 2012

Russian parliament approved a bill that severely restricts the independence of all non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

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