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Russians Deny Separatism Exists in Kuban But Bring Charges Anyway

September 15, 2014

Staunton, September 15 – The FSB has brought charges against four Russians in Krasnodar Krai for promoting separatism there, the first such application in the country of the law adopted in May of this year imposing criminal penalties for calling into question the territorial integrity of the Russian Federation. But a survey of specialists on […]

Putin’s Development Plan for Siberia Driven by Fears of Separatism But May Spark More

September 5, 2014

Staunton, September 5 – Vladimir Putin’s plan to move several ministries from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk and to launch a massive investment program there reflects fears in the Kremlin that separatist attitudes in Russia east of the Urals are growing and that only such steps have the potential to quiet them, according to Anton Chablin. In […]

North Caucasian Nation Increasing in Number Even Though Its Language is Dying

August 29, 2014

Staunton, August 29 – For many peoples, the death of their languages marks the beginning of the end of their national existences. But for others, the death of the one does not affect the life of the other. Indeed, some nations become more vital and nationalistic only after they stop speaking what some of their […]