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Global Europe 02-06-2021

Kremlin critic Dmitry Gudkov detained, EU warns of ‘shrinking space’ for civil society

Prominent Kremlin critic Dmitry Gudkov was detained and faced possible jail time Tuesday (1 May) as authorities ramped up pressure on dissenters ahead of upcoming parliamentary elections.
02-05-2012

Macedonia arrests radical Islamists for lake murders

Police in Macedonia arrested 20 people yesterday (1 May), including radical Islamists who reportedly fought with the Taliban in Afghanistan, for the murder of five men at a lake near the capital Skopje in mid-April.