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Press Release
August 1, 2012

It appears that President Putin and his buddies not only detest punk music and the vital services provided by NGOs, but the very act of dissent itself.

Amnesty in the News
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.

News
July 30, 2012
At least 35 activists are believed to have been detained since 16 July and are thought to be at risk of torture.
Amnesty in the News
July 30, 2012
Foreign Policy

More than 40 local punk-rock and arts community activists demonstrated outside the Russian embassy in support of Russian punk collective Pussy Riot.

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