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  • Police officers detain Dmitry Demushkin, the leader of the banned ultra-nationalist group Slavic Union, outside a court where Russian martial arts champion Rasul Mirzaev was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Mirzayev was sentenced to two years of house arrest over the death of a man he had punched outside a club.

    Russian riot police were deployed outside of the Kremlin to prevent possible clashes between nationalists and ethnic minorities from the Caucasus.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 2:00 PM EST
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  • The two men will spend a year aboard the International Space Station, gathering data to help prepare for future interplanetary missions.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 12:00 PM EST
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  • The law obliges all NGOs that receive foreign funding and are involved in loosely defined political activities to register as "foreign agents."

    The law obliges all NGOs that receive foreign funding and are involved in loosely defined political activities to register as "foreign agents."

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 7:00 AM EST
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  • FILE - In this Tuesday, April 13, 2010 file photo, a female policeman secures the site near the wreckage of the Polish presidential plane, that crashed Saturday just outside Smolensk airport, western Russia. Forensic testing has proven that two more victims of the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed Polish President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others were misidentified and buried in the wrong graves, Polish prosecutors said Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, the number of misidentified victims has now grown to six and

    Forensic testing has proven that two more victims of the 2010 plane crash that killed Polish President Kaczynski were misidentified and buried in the wrong graves.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 6:30 AM EST
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  • In this Sunday Nov. 11, 2012 photo Geda Rozina, 100, poses at their apartment in Moscow. The four generations of Zimanenko- Rozin's family embody the history of Jews in Russia over the past century, from the restrictions of czarist times to the revival of Jewish culture in Russia today.

    Moscow's new Jewish museum, Europe's largest, is Russia's first major attempt to tell the story of its Jewish community.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 10:30 PM EST
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