Russia Beyond the Headlines: Dismissal of American vice rector in Nizhny Novgorod causes controversy

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(Russia Beyond the Headlines – – Yekaterina Sinelschikova, RBTH – July 3, 2015) The dismissal of an American lecturer from a leading position at a Russian university following an “incriminating” report on television sparked talk of an increase in the harassment of foreigners. Russian lawmakers are planning to introduce a “patriotic stop list” – a list of foreign funds […]

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